For macOS virtual machines you install or upgrade VMware Tools using an installer assistant.
If you use VMware Fusion or ESXi on a computer with an Apple label, you can create Mac OS X Server (10.5 or later) virtual machines and install VMware Tools.
Power on the virtual machine.
Verify that the guest operating system is running.
- Select the menu command to mount and open the VMware Tools virtual disc on the guest operating system.
Interactive Tools Installation or Interactive Tools Upgradeand select
vSphere Web Client
Right-click the virtual machine in the vCenter inventory and select
- 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.