How to Install VMware Tools on Xubuntu Bionic 18.04 LTS

October 14, 2019 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

GNU/Linux Xubuntu 18.04 Install VMware-Tools

Hi! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install the VMware Tools in Xubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS 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 Xubuntu 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!

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  1. 1. Updating Apt Repository

    How to Quick-Start with Command Line on Xubuntu

    Debian Console Quick-Start

    First, Update the Apt Repo Sources with:

    sudo apt update