Parallels Desktop is the fastest, easiest, and most powerful application for running Windows on Mac – without rebooting. Get up and running in minutes. Easily bring all of your files, applications, browser bookmarks and more from your PC to your Mac.
Seamless movement between applications
Easily switch between Mac and Windows applications, launch Windows applications from the Mac Dock, and use Mac gestures in Windows. Use the Touch Bar with Windows applications, as well as copy and paste or drag and drop between Windows and Mac.
Parallels Desktop offers the power to run common Windows applications – like Internet Explorer, Microsoft Office or Visio – or easily run the most demanding applications, such as Adobe Photoshop, IBM SPSS, LabVIEW, Autodesk AutoCAD and many more without compromise. In other words, it’s ideal to ensure you’re able to run all Windows based software needed for your curriculum.
Maximum compatibility and flexibility
Keep the look and feel of macOS or use the familiar Windows desktop – it’s your choice. Seamlessly leverage Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive or other cloud services. Parallels Desktop is also ready for macOS High Sierra and supports a variety of operating systems, including Windows 10, Ubuntu and other Linux distributions and older versions of Windows.
In the Installation Assistant, select your primary usage scenario and Parallels Desktop will optimise performance for you. Plus, you get more than 30 utilities to simplify everyday tasks on Mac and Windows. For instance you can clean your drive, secure private files, take screenshots or download a video, all with a single click.