Im using VMware in linux (slackware 13 64 bit) on a Thinkpad W700 (quad core) and just tried this with a SnLprd 10.6 cd and it has worked just fine. VMware Tools for Windows Guests The detailed steps for installing VMware Tools depend on the version of Windows you are running. The steps that follow show how to install VMware Tools in a Windows XP guest. Knowledge Base Articles for Windows 10. VMware Compatibility Guide Installation Instructions for Windows 10 You can install Windows 10 in a virtual machine using the corresponding. Windows 10 distribution CD. Prerequisites Before you begin, verify that the following tasks are complete: Read General Installation Instructions. When you choose File Install VMware Tools from the VMware Workstation menu, VMware Workstation temporarily connects the virtual machine's first virtual CD-ROM drive to the ISO image file that contains the VMware Tools installer for your guest operating system and begins the installation process. Select the driver appropriate to your Windows operating system: for 64-bit OS: select CD Driver/Program Files/VMware/VMware Tools/Drivers/pvscsi/amd64 for 32-bit OS: select CD Driver/Program Files/VMware/VMware Tools/Drivers/pvscsi/. Click OK, wait until the pvscsi driver is recognized successfully, then click. Installing VMware Tools in a Windows Guest Operating System Power on the virtual machine. When the guest operating system starts, prepare your virtual machine to.