Downloads of v 9.4.11
VMWare Tools for Windows
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. 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
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
Provides support for guest-bound calls created with the VMware VIX API
VMware Tools includes these components:
VMware Tools service
VMware device drivers
VMware user process
VMware Tools control panel
To install VMWare Tools for Windows, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:
C:\> choco install vmware-tools
To upgrade VMWare Tools for Windows, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:
C:\> choco upgrade vmware-tools
$url='http://packages.vmware.com/tools/esx/latest/windows/x86/VMware-tools-9.4.11-2400950-i386.exe' $url64='http://packages.vmware.com/tools/esx/latest/windows/x64/VMware-tools-9.4.11-2400950-x86_64.exe' $packageName = 'vmware-tools' $fileType = 'exe' $silentArgs = '/S /v /qn' Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType "$silentArgs" "$url" "$url64"
Virus Scan Results
- vmware-tools.9.4.11.nupkg (45a08b5694d4) - ## / 56 - Log in or click on link to see number of positives
This package has no dependencies.
Version HistoryShow More
Discussion for the VMWare Tools for Windows Package
- This discussion is only about VMWare Tools for Windows and the VMWare Tools for Windows package. If you have feedback for Chocolatey, please contact the google group.
- This discussion will carry over multiple versions. If you have a comment about a particular version, please note that in your comments.
- The maintainers of this Chocolatey Package will be notified about new comments that are posted to this Disqus thread, however, it is NOT a guarantee that you will get a response. If you do not hear back from the maintainers after posting a message below, please follow up by using the link on the left side of this page or follow this link to contact maintainers. If you still hear nothing back, please follow the package triage process.
- Tell us what you love about the package or VMWare Tools for Windows, or tell us what needs improvement.
- Share your experiences with the package, or extra configuration or gotchas that you've found.
- If you use a url, the comment will be flagged for moderation until you've been whitelisted. Disqus moderated comments are approved on a weekly schedule if not sooner. It could take between 1-5 days for your comment to show up.