Install VMware Tools to improve graphics performance for the guest operating system of a configured virtual machine. Other enhancements include automatic grab and release of the mouse pointer, copying and pasting between guest and host, improved mouse performance, and so on.

Install VMware Tools on the virtual machine you are configuring.


  • On the Options page of the Configuration wizard, select Install VMware Tools on the destination virtual machine and click Next.


vCenter Converter Standalone installs VMware Tools on the configured virtual machine.

What to do next

You can customize the guest operating system or view the Summary page of the Configuration wizard.