How to install VMware tools for Workstation 11.0 in Debian 7.x x64

Installation of VMware tools in latest Debian is fairly easy:
1) Click Install VMware tools on host computer
2) mount the VMware CD:

mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom

3) Copy the VMwareTools-*.tar.gz file from /media/vmware  to any directory on your HDD
4) unpack the files:

tar -xvzf VMwareTools*.tar.gz

5) go to the vmware-tools-distrib  directory and run following:

apt-get update
apt-get install build-essential
apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r)

6) Install the tools:

sudo ./

7) Profit 🙂