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I'm using the vmware player 6. I installed Mint 15 Olivia (MATE 64bit), everything is fine...except that I cannot install vmware tools. When I start the vm and click im vmware menu: player/manage/install vmware tools... nothing happens. I should get a message that somewhere something is happening, actually my os should show me that vmware tools are mounted.

Somehow like here:

I did the same thing. I cannot find any images. There is also no log in vmware (player/manage/Message Log). Maybe I have to mount manually(?), I tried something like:

vmuser@vmware ~ $ sudo mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom
mount: no medium found on /dev/sr0

Any ideas?

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From your description it sounds like your drive is not connected to the VM. To connect the drive the follow the steps below. go to vm settings configure how you the cd drive to be connected

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