How To Install VMware Tools On Windows Server 2008 R2 / 2012 Core

When you try to install VMware Tools from the VMware vSphere Client (VM -> Guest -> Install/Upgrade VMware Tools), nothing happens. This is because clicking Install/Upgrade VMware Tools simply mounts the installer to a CD drive in the VM and by default, autorun is turned off on Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012 Core for […]
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How To Release The Cursor In VMware

If you’ve virtualized your servers with VMware, you’ve probably used the console view. If you’ve used the console view, you may have found that the cursor can get stuck in the VMware VM¬†window. To release the cursor, press Ctrl+Alt. As a more perminent solution, if you upgrade to the latest version of VMware Tools, VMware […]
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