Installing VMware Tools on Unbuntu

If the cdrom was not automatically mounted, mount the cdrom (in your guest OS) by doing sudo mkdir /media/cdrom sudo mount /dev/cdrom /media/cdrom sudo cp /media/cdrom/VMwareTools*.tar.gz ~ tar xvf VMwareTools*.tar.gz To install run the following cd ~/vmware-tools-distrib sudo ./vmware-install.pl During vmware-install.pl, choose the default answers to everything (just hit the…

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