How-to Install VMWare Tools on SuperX 3 32-64bit GNU/Linux Easy Guide

Installing VMware Tools for SuperX 3 Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the VMWare Tools on SuperX 3 Grace i386/amd64 GNU/Linux KDE Desktop.

Just Take the Time of Carefully Looking, Reading and Following the Detailed Instructions and Commands Contained in this Guide.

You need to know that the VMWare Tools Installed and Working will Grant you a More Pleasant Journey with SuperX on VMWare…

With the VMWare Tools Installed you will Dispose Also of Shared Folders to Easy Exchange Files with the Host System!

You Find Detailed VMWare Installation Troubleshooting 2 the Article Bottom.

Install VMware Tools for SuperX 3 Linux - Featured
  1. Start the VMWare Tools Installation:

    Virtual Machine > Install VMWare Tools

    If the VMWare Tools are Not Already on your Hard Drive you Should Wait Until the Archive is Downloaded from VMWare Update Server…

    Before to Start the Installation you Need to have the CDRom Unmounted… If Not the Window Containing the Tools will Not Pop-Up. If you Need to Unmount/Eject the CDRom go to Places, Open a Window and Eject the CDRom.

  2. Open a File Manager Window
    Cmd/Win & Search ‘Computer’
    Select on the Left the VMware Tools CD

    Installing VMware Tools on Linux SuperX 3 Grace - Open File Manager
  3. Right-Click on the VMWare-Tools Archive and Select Extract Archive to…
    Browser for the /tmp Directory as Destination.

    SuperX KDE4 Desktop Extracting the VMware-Tools

  4. Then Navigate to /tmp Directory
    Right Click on Background > Actions > ‘Open Terminal Here’
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands on Shell)

    VMware Tools Installation on SuperX 3 Grace Linux - Open Terminal /tmp
  5. VMWare Tools Installation on Shell:

    • Access the Target Directory

      cd /tmp/vmware*
    • To Get Enabled the Shared Folders Apply Patch:

      VMWare-Tools Patch
    • Execute Installation Script

      sudo ./

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

      Follow to Accept All the Default Proposed Settings
      Eventually Answer “Yes” to Enable Load New Kernel Modules at Boot.

    This is the Sign of Success! :)

    Install VMware Tools for SuperX 3 Linux - Success
  6. Here is the VMWare Tools Troubleshooting Guide:

    VMWare Tools Troubleshootings
  7. Now to Enable VMWare Tools without Logout
  8. VMware-Tools Installation Guides for Other Linux Distros:

    How-to Install the VMWare Tools on Linux Distros