How To: Install VMware Tools in UCS

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How To:

Install VMware Tools in UCS

Note: The VMware Tools are published as OpenSource called open-vm-tools. There might be some minor differences to the official VMware Tools. VMware’s support policy regarding open-vm-tools is stated here.

Option 1 (recommended)

Use the UCS/ Debian-provided open-vm-tools by installing them through the “Univention way”:
univention-install open-vm-tools

Option 2

Install the VMware Tools provided by VMware by following the VMware Tools User Guide.