How to Install VMware Tools on Ubuntu 19.04

This video shows you the steps to install VMware Tools on Ubuntu/Linux virtual machine step by step.

How to Install VMware Tools on Ubuntu 19.04

How to Install VMware Tools on Ubuntu 19.04 Step by Step

To build VM Tools on Ubuntu:

Step 1: If you have not installed Ubuntu on VMware Workstation before, check out the videos below.

Ubuntu 18.10 ➦
Ubuntu 18.04 ➦
Ubuntu 17.10 ➦
Ubuntu 16.10 ➦

Step 2: After installing Ubuntu using VMware, you need to install VMware Tools. With the virtual machine tools, you can use all the features of the Ubuntu virtual machine.

Step 3: On the VMware VM menu, click Install VMware Tools to install VMware Tools on the virtual machine.

Step 4: After the VMware Tools image is mounted, go to the mounted drive and copy all the files.

Step 5: Open the Terminal in the folder where you copied the files.

Step 6: Run the following commands in Terminal in order to setup VMware Tools on Ubuntu.

➦ tar -xvzf VMwareTools-10.1.6-5214329.tar.gz
➦ cd vmware-tools-distrib
➦ sudo ./ -d

Step 7: Restart the virtual machine for the changes to take effect. You can use the “shutdown -r now” command in the terminal prompt.

➦ shutdown -r now

Step 8: Watch the entire video to install VM Tools on Linux/Ubuntu step by step.

Step 9: If you encounter the Ubuntu 18.10 screen resolution problem, you can troubleshoot this problem by watching the video below.

How to Install VMware Tools on Ubuntu 19.04

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