Install VMware Tools in Linux

# yum install gcc gcc-c++ kernel-devel # ln -s /usr/src/kernels/[your kernel version] /usr/src/linux # mkdir /mnt/cdrom # mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom # cd /mnt/cdrom # cp VMwareTools-[version].tar.gz /tmp # cd /tmp # umount /mnt/cdrom # tar zxf VMwareTools-[version].tar.gz # cd /tmp/vmware-tools-distrib # ./vmware-install.pl From: http://www.thewebhostinghero.com/tutorials/install-centos-on-vmware-part3.html