· This article provides the steps to install VMware Tools in a virtual machine running Windows. The VMware Tools installation process is practically automatic, but sometimes there is a need to run it manually. For general information about VMware Tools, see Overview of VMware Tools for VMware Fusion (1022048).
On the host, from the VMware Fusion menu bar, select Virtual Machine > Install VMware Tools. If an earlier version of VMware Tools is installed, the menu item is Update VMware Tools . If you are installing VMware Tools for the first time, click OK on the Install VMware Tools information page.
· Re: Install VMware Tools grayed out Wilmerwilkins Oct 30, 2019 1:53 AM ( in response to Zak18_07 ) This worked for me too after a Fusion upgrade to 11:5 using a Windows 10 machine.
· I'm running XP SP3 in Fusion 2.0.1 (128865) on a MacBook OSX After upgrading the vm from Fusion 1 to Fusion 2 was prompted to install VMWare Tools
VMware Tar Tool for Linux virtual machine is feature-frozen at version 10.3.10, so the tar tools (linux.iso) bundled inside Fusion is 10.3.10 and will not be updated. Due to this change, the Install/Update/Reinstall VMware Tools menu is disabled for the following Linux virtual machines:
Don't Forget VMware Tools It is very important that you install VMware Tools in the guest operating system. With the VMware Tools SVGA driver installed, Workstation supports significantly faster graphics performance. The VMware Tools package provides support required for …
On the host, from the VMware Fusion menu bar, select Virtual Machine > Install VMware Tools. If an earlier version of VMware Tools is installed, the menu item is Update VMware Tools. 2. Open Install VMware Tools on the VMware Tools virtual disc, follow all …
How you install or upgrade VMware Tools depends on the operating system and the source you use for the tools. VMware upgrades VMware Tools frequently to support new devices and to add enhancements that improve the performance of your virtual machines. When you upgrade VMware Fusion, you should also upgrade VMware Tools.
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