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Improved Drag-and-Drop enables you to easily drop text and images into macOS Monterey Quick Note from Windows applications. Easily install macOS Monterey onto a virtual machine via Parallels Desktop 17 Installation Assistant.2
Parallels Desktop 17 supports macOS Monterey, macOS Big Sur 11, macOS Catalina 10.15, macOS Mojave 10.14 and macOS High Sierra 10.13.
Improved display driver in Parallels Desktop 17 delivers much smoother Windows UI responsiveness and synchronized video playback. In addition to performance improvements, the new driver boosts frame rate in many Windows games for a greater gaming experience and provides better synchronization with the Mac display.
Drag and drop text or graphics between Mac and Windows applications, quickly and easily. On macOS Monterey, drag and drop any content from Windows apps to Quick Note as easily as from macOS apps.
Remain better informed of your Mac resources and memory. Disk space used by Snapshots is now calculated in the updated Free Up Disk Space assistant.
With Parallels Desktop 17, you can now re-map AltGr to the Mac Option key to use the left Option key for entering accented language characters and special symbols.
Parallels Desktop 17 evaluates your hardware and automatically allocates the optimal number of resources for your virtual machines so that you get the best performance and experience possible.
Seamless end-to-end user experience with fewer distracting changes in appearance during Windows sign in, shut down, and software updates.
Support for USB 3.1 devices facilitates the connection of more super-speed storages, including Samsung T7 Touch, Pro Elite portable SSDs, and others. User-friendly USB device names in Parallels Desktop menu makes it easier to identify and select the desired USB device to connect to Windows.
Enjoy using the macOS shortcut “Shift+Option+Command+V” to paste unformatted text into your virtual machines, eliminating the extra steps it normally takes.
You can now use Linux virtual machine in full screen mode on multiple displays.
You asked and we delivered! With Parallels Desktop 17 for Mac Pro Edition, it is now possible to create an independent virtual machine from a linked clone, in two clicks. Use either a new UI option or Parallels Desktop CLI to accomplish this per your preference.
Parallels Desktop plugin for Visual Studio to debug code in a standalone VM was updated to support Mac computers with Apple M1 chip. Moreover, the new plugin is much easier to install in Visual Studio 2019.
Business administrators can now provision pre-configured Windows virtual machines to Mac computers with Apple M1 chip. Install all the necessary applications, prepare a package, upload to cloud storage, and specify a download link and description in Parallels My Account.
Parallels Desktop 17 is a universal binary that enables creating just one package for Intel and M1-based Mac computers and leverage corporate virtual machine provisioning to deliver a Windows 10 VM image after deployment.