Install VMWare Tools on Mac OS X

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Hi My Friend. If you want enable 128 vram on your Virtual machine, You should install VMware Tool. VMware Tools is a suite of utilities that enhances the performance of the virtual machine’s guest operating system and improves management of the virtual machine

  • Graphics are set to accelerated with a max of 128MB display memory
  • Shared folders between host and guest file systems, Drag your file form windows to mac
  • Fullscreen mode display on Virtual machine
  • Improved mouse performance
  • Synchronization of the clock in the virtual machine with the clock on the host or client desktop

VM Toolhttps://goo.gl/K1qg6X

All Step to install VMware Tool on VMware Player or Workstation:

Step 1: Mount VM Tool.iso file to VMware

Turn on Your Mac OS X on Vmware Then click PlayerRemovable DevicesCD/DVD (SATA)Setting

Step 1: Mount VMware Tool

Mount Darwin.iso file to OS X on VMware

Step 2: Open your VMware Tool folder then find “VM Tool.iso” file

Click use ISO image file – Browse – “VM Tool.iso”

Step 2: Select ISO on VMware

Step 2: Select ISO on VMware

Step 3: Install VMware Tool on Your OS X

Open VMware Tool folder on OS X Desktops then click on “Install VMware Tool” file.

Step 3: Install VMware Tool

Step 3: Install VMware Tool

When your vmware tool is installed, you must restart your os x. You can click icon “Full screen mode” to fix your resolution display. Thanks!

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11 Comments on "Install VMWare Tools on Mac OS X"


Hey bro,where to get the VM tool.iso? the link u given is broken


Tnx for the tutorial. I am able to install and test the Mac Os before deciding to buy or not Mac book.
I have 1024×768 resolution but it was no where to be found on vmware machine. Is it possible to achieve that configuration?


Hello, Using VMWare Player 12, I tried it in a Mac OSX 10.7 Guest and after rebooting, I still had the same basic resolution options.


Thank you!! It worked!


Can we increase 128 mb ?


Hi i was able to login and everything but after i installed the vmware tools still with not internet, please help


Nice tutorial btw, but I followed your guidelines word for word but when I try to install VMWare tools the installation fails can you please help me