In this article, I’m going to show you how to install VMware tools on macOS High Sierra to fix screen resolution and other problems. If you have tried to install macOS High Sierra, the old version of Mac Operating System on your Windows PC on VMware or VirtualBox. You have seen this issue that you can’t use the operating system in a full-screen mode. So you need to install VMware tools to prevent this problem.
- Install macOS High Sierra on VMware on PC
- Install macOS High Sierra on VirtualBox on PC
- Fix macOS High Sierra Error while Installing on VirtualBox
Install VMware Tools on macOS High Sierra
I’m not going to waste your time, so let’s start the process. Make sure you guys read the article deeply to prevent any problem. If you again faced any issue, just put a comment down below this post. We will answer it as soon as possible.
Step #1. Download the patch tool for macOS High Sierra.
Note: The VM Tool iso file is in the Tools folder in Patch tool.
Step #2. First, you need to power on the macOS High Sierra VM that you want to install VMware tools on it. Now, Right Click on macOS High Sierra tab then click on Removable Devices > CD/DVD (SATA) > Settings.
Step #3. Browse for the VMware Tools you downloaded in step #1. Navigate to Tools>Patch Tool and choose VMware Tools.iso.
Step #4. Once you have chosen the VMware tools.iso, then click OK.
Step #5. The VMware tools will automatically appear on your desktop. You have to click on Install VMware tools.
Step #6. On the welcome to VMware tools Installer page, click Continue.
Step #7. Click on the Install button to continue.
Step #8. Now, you will see a warning message and don’t worry about that, click Continue Installation.
Step #9. Type your username plus password and click Install Software.
Step #10. Once the installation is successfully done, click the Restart button.
Step #11. Just Set back and relax. Here it’s finished.
VMware Tools Did not work out & Screen Resolution is not Fixed
If the screen resolution is not fixed and you have the same problem. Just follow up the below steps. When the VMware tools did work for you. You might see the error below in the shot.
Step #1. Open up System Preferences and click on Security & Privacy.
Step #2. The system developer blocks the VMware tools. From the General section click Allow button to continue the process.
Step #3. Now, you have to Restart your machine.
Step #4. Once you restarted your machine, enter your username and password click Enter.
To fix screen resolution on macOS High Sierra on VMware what you need to install VMware Tools. To install VMware tools, download VMware tools and browse it to your macOS High Sierra virtual machine. VMware tools appear on your desktop and click on Install VMware tools. Click Continue for a couple of times and restart your device. That’s all how you can install VMware tools on macOS High Sierra to fix screen resolution and graphics issues. If you have any other question feel to hit a comment down below this post.