VMware tools installation is easy & straight forward so lets get started.
Right Click on Ubuntu Virtual machine & click on “Install VMware Tools” as shown below,
It will mount a CDROM under Ubuntu VM. Right on the mounted VMware Tools folder & click on “Extract to” to extract VMware tools files. In my case I am extracting files on my Desktop folder.
Now you can see the VMware tools files has been extracted on my desktop
Now open Ubuntu terminal to execute the VMware Setup file (perl executable). To open Ubuntu Terminal Hold down the Super Key (that is windows key) and then use ALT+B and ALT+L.
Go to VMware tools folder & execute below command.
You can see the VMware tools has been installed. You can verify the version of it by running below command in Ubuntu Terminal.