For macOS virtual machines you install or upgrade VMware Tools using an installer assistant.
- Power on the virtual machine.
- Verify that the guest operating system is running.
- On the host, from the VMware Fusion menu bar, select
. If an earlier version of VMware Tools is installed, the menu item is Update VMware Tools.
- Open Install VMware Tools on the VMware Tools virtual disc, follow the prompts in the installer assistant, and click OK.
The virtual machine restarts to have VMware Tools take effect.