Parallels Desktop for Mac allows you to seamlessly run both Windows and Mac OS X Lion applications side-by-side with speed, control and confidence. Click below for frequently asked questions, documentation and other helpful tools to get the answers you need.
Please read this entire notice, prior to contacting Parallels Customer Support: http://kb.parallels.com/115404
If you are having trouble upgrading or installing Microsoft Windows (any version) please read the following for instructions and troubleshooting steps: http://kb.parallels.com/4729
I am receiving an error message in my Windows VM that says I am not connected to the Internet. For troubleshooting steps, see KB8978
Please visit our KB article containing all top recommended solutions: http://kb.parallels.com/pdtop10
To learn about installing Windows OS, please refer to this article for complete details visit KB4729
To learn about migrating your Virtual Machines from one Mac to another please refer to KB114118
To learn about how to migrate your existing Windows 8 install to a VM please visit KB115007
Check solutions to the most frequent Virtual Machine installation issues at KB112940
Please refer to the following article to learn about Windows 8 Previews upgrade options: KB114986
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|Readme for Parallels Desktop||RTF | PDF|
|Getting Started With Parallels Desktop|
|Parallels Desktop User’s Guide||PDF | ZIP|
|Parallels Transporter Agent User's Guide||ZIP|
|Parallels Mobile User’s Guide|
|Parallels Python API Reference|
|Parallels C API Reference|
|Parallels Desktop Advanced VM Configuration|
|Parallels Command Line Reference Guide|
|Parallels Virtualization SDK Programmer’s Guide|
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