VMware is a software company that provides virtualization and cloud computing products and services. One of their products is VMware Workstation, which lets users install and run multiple operating systems on their computers. This can be useful for testing purposes or for running older applications that are not compatible with the latest version of macOS. The workstation also supports taking snapshots, which lets you save the state of your machine and revert back to it later if something goes wrong. VMware Workstation is a commercial product, but there is also a free version called VMware Player. if you are trying to install macOS on VMWare on Windows PC, after installation you will face the screen resolution error. For that, you have to Install VMWare Tool on macOS Ventura.
Players can’t create snapshots, but they can still run multiple operating systems side-by-side. In order to install macOS Monterey on Windows using VMware, you will need to download and install either VMware Workstation or Player. You will also need a copy of the macOS installer, which can be downloaded from the App Store. Once everything is installed, you can launch VMware and follow the prompts to create a new virtual machine. Be sure to select “macOS” as the guest operating system and choose the appropriate version (10.13 for High Sierra, 10.14 for Mojave, 10.15 for Catalina, or 11.0 for Big Sur).
Steps to Install VMWare Tool on macOS Ventura
Before going forward first check must check your mac is running then open the VM menu and choose “Install VMware Tools“.
After that, a panel containing the “Install VMware Tools” and “Uninstall VMware Tools” tools will open. Obviously, you have to click on the install VMware tools.
Welcome to the VMWare tools installer page, where you have to click continue.
You don’t have to do anything just click install and wait for it until the process is done.
after clicking on install, it will ask for confirmation to bring changes to your Mac. So you have to insert your password and click Install Software.
A notification appears from the installer saying that you want to manage your computer. Management includes changing passwords, networking, and finally system settings. So you have to decide whether you want to allow it or not.
After that, the VMware extension that can be used to fix the screen resolution is blocked by the system settings. Click on open system settings.
Go to the security and privacy, Scroll down to the end, Under the security above the ” FileVault”, you will see “System software from developer “VMware, Inc” was blocked from loading” Click on Allow.
For confirming, you have to enter your password and click Unlock.
Now you have to close the System Settings and go back to the VMware tools installer page. Wait until it has been done, once it is done, click on restart.
If you face this error “could not find a component on update server”
Sometimes when you open the VM menu and click on install VMware tools, you will face an error called “could not find a component on update server” like this. Well, this is the error because it cannot find the VMWare tools in drive C where the VMWare workstation is installed. So it is saying that you have to contact the VMware support team or your administrator so they should fix the issue.
Here I wanna disclose that the macOS VMWare tools for Darwin but for Windows and Linux, it is called VMWare tools. You have to get the Darwin.iso from the VMWare server.
download Darwin.iso and Attach it to the Virtual Machine
For downloading the Darwin.iso also known as VMWare tools for macOS first we need to register an account in VMWare. And full fil all the asked things.
3: Find VMWare tools packages for macOS and click on “Download Now“.
4: Once it’s downloaded, open it and extract the Darwin.iso in any place that you’re comfortable with.
Successfully now the VMware Tools installer occurs on your Desktop screen and starts installing VMware tools to fix the issue. And still, if you face any kind of issues just let us know so that we could help you and solve your issues thanks for following us.