It been a while since I have done a VMware article but I think this one Is a must, This article will show you how to enable copy paste between a Virtual Machine and the VMware vSphere Console.

By default this feature Is disabled.

To enable It shut down the Virtual Machine.

From the Virtual Machine click on the VM -> Edit Settings…

Click Options -> General -> Configuration Parameters…

Click on Add Row Add the two Parameters to the list using. false false

Restart VM