The most recent product versions and updates display. Click View Download next to the correct product name/update.
Note: Click the appropriate version from the Other versions of list to download older versions or updates of the product.
Choose your download method.
Note: You can select either Download Manager or Manually Download. VMware recommends using Download Manager, a utility that allows you to download files more efficiently and effectively. You can pause and resume downloads of large file sets while the Download Manager window is open. For more information, see Akamai Download Manager FAQs.
VMware Tools is a suite of utilities that enhances the performance of the virtual machine's guest operating system and improves management of the virtual machine. For more information see, Installing VMware Tools (340).
Note: Log in with your My VMware credentials when prompted.
Troubleshooting download issues
If you experience issues when downloading, follow these troubleshooting steps:
The error Sorry, at the moment you are not authorized to download can occur if you try to download a Datacenter Product and you are not associated with the same account as the product license. To resolve this issue, ensure you are added to the account. For more information, see Adding and removing users in My VMware (2016235).
To troubleshoot errors when downloading binaries using Download Manager, see Akamai Download Manager FAQs. Try downloading the binaries manually using the web browser option if you have difficulties downloading the software using Download Manager and vice versa.