VMware: Add VMware Tools vShield Drivers for Endpoint Protection

To install VMware Tools with vShield drivers / integration you need to start the VMware Tools installation at the command line:


Setup64.exe /S /v "/qn REBOOT=R ADDLOCAL=ALL REMOVE=Hgfs,WYSE"


Check if VMware vShield driver is installed and running:

– Run msinfo32.exe
– Navigate to “Software Components“, “System Drivers“
– Check if the “vsepflt” / “VFileFilter” system driver is in the list and the state is Running with status OK




Sander Daems is founder and author of this blog and working as a Lead (Sr.) Consultant by UNICA ICT Solutions. Sander has 15+ years experience in IT, primary focus: virtualization and modern worksplace.

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