How to Install VMware Tools on antiX 17 Linux Step by Step

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

Installing VMware-Tools for antiX 17

Hello antiX User! This Easy Visual-Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the VMWare Tools on antiX 17 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 17 Linux - Featured
  1. Open Terminal Window
    Usually simply Right-Click & Select
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How-to Install VMware Tools for antiX 17 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


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