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It was working to me , that i could drag a file / folder from Ubuntu virtual machine and drop it on windows 7 desktop , but for no know reason it stopped working .

How to fix this issue ?

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VMware is a company, what software exactly are you using: Player, Workstation, etc? –  i08in Jun 30 at 9:52

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I found a solution :

Reinstall Vmware-Tools and , that will uninstall the old installation .

Then restart your machine .

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Please mark the answer as accepted since it has worked for you. –  i08in Jun 30 at 9:51

If you do not have time to restart your guest or reinstall vmware-tools, you can try to start again the vmware-user-loader like example:

sudo  /usr/lib/vmware-tools/bin32/vmware-user-loader &
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This is in the guest or on the host? –  0xC0000022L Jul 28 at 11:23

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