I recently was inquired on the best practices and approach to manage VMware tools in a large infrastructure, the below blog is intended to provide a simple step-by-step guide to perform this through VMware Update Manager.
VMware tools upgrade or installation fails with error messages similar to ,
Error 25028.Setup failed to install the VMCI driver
Setup failed to install the mouse driver automatically. This driver will have to be installed manually.”, “VMware Tools Installation”
Setup failed to install the SVGA driver automatically. This driver will have to be installed manually. Instructions for how to do this will appear at the end of installation.