Avoid Console Beeping (within VMware)

In the office where we have Windows clients I quite often use VMWare to test something. In Debian by default the shell beeps if there are multiple possibilities after hitting [Tab], well this gets pretty annoying over time. The obvious and simplest solution would be to just disconnect the virtual sound device from the VM. However, if you need/want sound in some cases this is not ideal. So i ended up with the following settings in my ~/.inputrc or system wide /etc/inputrc.

set bell-style none