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copy and paste is not working from local computer to VM running VMWare workstation 11. Please help

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copy and paste is not working from local computer to VM running VMWare workstation 11. Please help.

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 2000 total points
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You have installed VMware Tools in the Virtual Machine ?

also check

VM > Settings > Options > Guest Isolation > Checked Enable drag & drop and Enable copy and paste are both ticked!
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Yes. Installed and both are ticked.
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What two operating systems are you running?
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