If the upgrade process of VMware Tools is incomplete, you can uninstall and then reinstall the VMware Tools.
- Power on the virtual machine.
- Log in to the guest operating system.
Select a method to uninstall VMware Tools.
|Windows 7, 8, 8.1, or Windows 10||In the guest operating system, select.|
|Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008||In the guest operating system, select.|
|Windows XP and earlier||In the guest operating system, select Add/Remove Programs.|
|Linux||Log in as root and enter vmware-uninstall-tools.pl in a terminal window.|
|Mac OS X, OS X, or macOS||Use the Uninstall VMware Tools application, found in /Library/Application Support/VMware Tools.|
What to do next
Reinstall VMware Tools.