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DeanWS
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Does VMWare Fusion support copy and paste between MacOS host and Ubuntu guest OS?

The subject line says it all.  I can't find a setting to get copy and past to work between MacOS host and Ubuntu guest uwing VMWare Fusion player 13.

I've installed open-vm-tools on Ubuntu but copy & past between host and guest doesn't work and there is no setting can find for it.

Is there something else I need to do?

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RDPetruska
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Did you also install open-vm-tools-desktop?  I think that set has the copy/paste features.

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RDPetruska
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Did you also install open-vm-tools-desktop?  I think that set has the copy/paste features.

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ColoradoMarmot
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Yup, it does, and it works.  

Note that early versions of Ubuntu may have hit or miss support with Fusion, especially on ARM.

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DeanWS
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Installing open-vm-tools-desktop worked.  Thanks.

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