How to Install VMware Tools on Mageia GNU/Linux

March 31, 2019 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing

  1. 2. Installing

    Installing the VMware Tools:

    sudo dnf install open-vm-tools open-vm-tools-desktop

    Or with Urpmi:

    sudo urpmi open-vm-tools open-vm-tools-desktop

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

  2. 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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