What I've tried:
I am look for a scaling feature so the screen is filled and the icons aren't tiny.
When you say “I copied my VMware”, you mean you copied the files of a VM from one system running VMware Workstation to another system running VMware Workstation - right?
What version of Workstation is running on each of your systems?
What OS is running on each of your systems?
What OS is running in your VM?