How to Install VMWare-Tools on Linux Mint 18 LTS

January 26, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing

  1. 2. Installing

    Then to Install the VMware Tools
    Simply Run:

    sudo apt install open-vm-tools open-vm-tools-desktop

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

  2. 3. Enabling

    To Enable the VMware Tools without Rebooting
    Try:

    vmware-user-suid-wrapper

    Drag & Resize the Window to Check that the Tools are Working.
    Then the Desktop should automatically Fit the window’s Size.

    Assure that Linux will Load VMware Tools at Boot:

    VMware Tools Loaded on Boot

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