Celebrate the birthday of Parallels Desktop

Since 2006,  Parallels® Desktop for Mac has continuously delivered relentless innovation to create the best virtualization software. We deeply credit the success of Parallels Desktop to our 6 million global users. Staying up to date with the latest features from macOS and Windows has given Parallels Desktop users the superpower to utilize their Mac devices in innovative ways. We are consistently blown away by the creative ways our customers use Parallels Desktop to serve their everchanging and unique virtualization needs. 

Our core values center around delighting our customers. This value is ingrained in every decision we take toward the development of Parallels Desktop. User feedback from beta programs, support tickets and reviews are the most critical aspect when creating virtualization software that is both user-friendly and serves powerful performance.  

Parallels team

Our team and our users have hit a lot of significant milestones over the years. Here are 14 exciting Parallels Desktop events for our 14th birthday: 


Q: I want to upgrade from an older version. Can I upgrade? 

A: Yes, of course!  Upgrade to Parallels Desktop here.