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I run my Ubuntu in a VMWare virtual machine that is hosted by Win10. Vmware tools is installed.

I can't copy from notepad in Windows and paste into Ubuntu applications. Vice versa works fine. The virtual machine settings for copy/paste - enabled:

settings

How to enable copy from Windows 10 and paste to Ubuntu.

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Feels like I found an answer (I used it for 17.10 )

In the terminal window execute this command to remove any previously installed tools:

sudo apt-get autoremove open-vm-tools

and after that execute this command to add tools:

sudo apt-get install open-vm-tools-desktop

and a final thing: do not forget to reboot.

It worked very well for me!

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If you're using latest centOs, make sure to use yum to install and uninstall.

sudo yum autoremove open-vm-tools

sudo yum install open-vm-tools-desktop

This one solved the issue.

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