The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the VMWare Tools on Linux Kubuntu 12.10 Quantal i386/amd64 KDE4 Desktop, the Easy Visual-Guide.
Relax and Take the Time to Look, Follow and Enjoy this Complete and Detailed Guide.
Comprehends All the Screen-shots taken during Installation that Show Every Single Step and Setup of the Process…
You need to know that the VMWare Tools Installed and Working will Grant you a More Pleasant Journey with Linux Kubuntu on VMWare Virtual Machine…
With the VMWare Tools Installed you Can Custom Easy-Resizing the Screen Just Dragging and More your Guest will Dispose Also of Shared Folders to Easy Exchanging Files with the Host System!
Start the Process of Downloading and Mounting the VMWare Tools CD with:
VMWare Fusion Virtual Machine >> Install VMWare Tools
VMWare Workstation VM >> Install VMWare Tools
May be you will need to Wait Until VMWare has Provided to Downloading and Mounting the VMWare Tools CD.
If after Download the Window with the VMWare Tools Do Not Appear you will Need to Manually Disconnect the CD/DVD in:
Virtual Machines >> CD/DVD(IDE) >> Disconnect CD/DVD
and after Re-Starting the VMWare Tools Installation…
On Pop-Up Open on Dolphin File Manager
- Double-Click the Archive on Dolphin
- Click on Extract Button on Archive Manager
- Select tmp Folder as Destination
Open Terminal Window
Install some Prerequisite Stuff
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Install Needed Packages
apt-get install make gcc
VMWare Tools Installation:
Access the Target Directory
To Get Enabled the Shared Folders Apply Patch:Download & Apply Patch
Execute Installation Script
Follow to Accept All the Default Proposed Settings…
Eventually Answer “Yes” to Enable Load New Kernel Modules at Boot.
In Case you Got “not a valid path” for linux-headers Look:Raring Kernel Headers Path
This is the Sign of Success! :)
Now to Enable VMWare Tools without Logout