poiu123
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Windows 95 guest - "Illegal operation" when trying to install VMware Tools

Hello, I am on Windows 10 host and I recently installed Windows 95 on VMware Workstation 15.5 Pro, I wanted to add Sound drivers but however when I tried to install VMware Tools for the Drag'n'Drop to work, it showed me what is in this picture.

(Discord Link incoming)

https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/551906398976344077/666849566527586304/unknown.png

I really hope I can find some help here, thank you.

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T180985
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If you try to run VMware Tools.msi from the CD Drive, does that work or do you get the same error?

Please mark helpful or correct if my answer resolved your issue. How to post effectively on VMTN https://communities.vmware.com/people/daphnissov/blog/2018/12/05/how-to-ask-for-help-on-tech-forums
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