You can upgrade VMware Tools on multiple virtual machines by using the Virtual Machines tab.

1

Start the vSphere Client and log in to the vCenter Server.

2

Select Inventory > Hosts and Clusters.

3

Select the host or cluster that contains the virtual machines to upgrade.

4

Click the Virtual Machines tab.

5

Select and power on the virtual machines to upgrade.

6

Right-click your selections, select Guest > Install/Upgrade VMware Tools and click OK.

7

For Linux guest operating systems, reboot the operating system by running the reboot command from a command-line prompt so that you can use the new network modules.

The VMware Tools label on the Summary tab changes to OK.