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VMWare Tools for Windows (Install)

10.2.5.8068406

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 4/19/2018.

Overview of VMware Tools

VMware Tools is a suite of utilities that enhances the performance of the virtual machines guest operating system and improves management of the virtual machine. Without VMware Tools installed in your guest operating system, guest performance lacks important functionality. Installing VMware Tools eliminates or improves these issues:
* Low video resolution
* Inadequate color depth
* Incorrect display of network speed
* Restricted movement of the mouse
* Inability to copy and paste and drag-and-drop files
* Missing sound
* Provides the ability to take quiesced snapshots of the guest OS
* Synchronizes the time in the guest operating system with the time on the host

VMware Tools includes these components:
* VMware Tools service
* VMware device drivers
* VMware user process
* VMware Tools control panel

PACKAGE NOTES

To install VMWare Tools for Windows (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install vmware-tools --version 10.2.5.8068406

To upgrade VMWare Tools for Windows (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade vmware-tools --version 10.2.5.8068406

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $packageName   = 'vmware-tools'
    $installerType = 'exe'
    $toolsDir      = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url           = 'https://packages.vmware.com/tools/releases/10.2.5/windows/x86/VMware-tools-10.2.5-8068406-i386.exe'
    $checksum      = 'DBA110FB43230BAA827BD5E2EAEBD599CC6487BE361D3DBA6E550523440F3E46'
    $url64         = 'https://packages.vmware.com/tools/releases/10.2.5/windows/x64/VMware-tools-10.2.5-8068406-x86_64.exe'
    $checksum64    = '35B682CB120B7B2707708A6785BFCA9A7D53A2C4563C8C9E1B7C235E3A42CDFE'
    $silentArgs    = '/S /v /qn REBOOT=R'
    $validExitCodes= @(0)
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = $installerType
      url           = $url
      url64bit      = $url64
      validExitCodes= $validExitCodes
      silentArgs    = $silentArgs
      softwareName  = 'VMware Tools'
      checksum      = $checksum 
      checksumType  = 'sha256' 
      checksum64    = $checksum64
      checksumType64= 'sha256'
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs  
      
    

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Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • VMware
  • Inc

Copyright

VMware, Inc.

Tags

Release Notes

https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-Tools/10.2/rn/vmware-tools-1025-release-notes.html

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
VMWare Tools for Windows (Install) 10.3.5.10430147 48994 Wednesday, November 14, 2018 approved
VMWare Tools for Windows (Install) 10.3.2.9925305 2482 Tuesday, September 11, 2018 approved
VMWare Tools for Windows (Install) 10.2.5.8068406 2500 Thursday, April 19, 2018 approved
VMWare Tools for Windows (Install) 10.2.0.7253323 2309 Wednesday, December 27, 2017 approved
VMWare Tools for Windows (Install) 10.1.15.6677369 1885 Thursday, October 5, 2017 approved
VMWare Tools for Windows (Install) 10.1.10.6082533 961 Saturday, July 29, 2017 approved
VMWare Tools for Windows (Install) 10.1.7.5541682 626 Saturday, May 27, 2017 approved
VMWare Tools for Windows (Install) 10.1.5.5055683 501 Friday, April 21, 2017 approved
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