How to Install VMware Tools on antiX 16 Linux Step by Step

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

Installing VMware-Tools for antiX 16

Hello antiX User! This Easy Visual-Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the VMWare Tools on antiX 16 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

As of Sept 2015, VMware recommends using the distribution-specific open-vm-tools instead of the VMware Tools package for guest machines.

You need to know that the VMWare Tools Installed and Working will Grant you a More Pleasant Journey with antiX Linux 8 Jessie Gnome3 on the 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!

How to Install VMware Tools for antiX 16 Linux - Featured
  1. Open Terminal Window
    Usually simply Right-Click & Select
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install VMware Tools for antiX 16 Linux - Open Terminal

  2. Installing the VMware Tools:

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

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

  3. To Enable the VMware Tools without Rebooting
    Try:

    vmware-user-suid-wrapper

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