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Parallels®️ Desktop for Chromebook Enterprise

Run full-featured Windows applications, including native Microsoft Office, on Chromebook Enterprise devices — online and offline.

  • Unleash the full potential of the Chromebook AND the full power of the Windows ecosystem
  • Enjoy IT peace of mind with Google’s renowned Chrome OS security & streamlined administrative tools
  • Reduce hardware, infrastructure and admin costs while supporting a robust dynamic workforce
  • New! USB smart card reader support | HP Chromebox Enterprise G3 support

Meet the evolving challenges of the modern enterprise

Chromebook performance

Enable access, efficiency & performance

Deliver familiar full-featured Windows apps to your teams’ Chromebooks so they can be fully operational wherever they’re working – at home, in transit, even offline.

Chromebook security

Ensure security & reliability

Reduce IT burden and eliminate stress leveraging Google’s advanced security, audit and management standards and Parallels’ unique cross-platform expertise.

Chromebook cost effective

Meet budget without making compromises

Implement an affordable hardware solution without sacrificing the tools, connectivity or computing power that drive your business forward.

Solution Partner

HP Chromebook Enterprise

HP is on the leading edge of innovation, security, and performance with their sleek new business devices powered by 10th Gen Intel Core processors. The HP Chromebox Enterprise G3 offers a compact, versatile desktop form factor with integrated VESA mount and tons of ports. The HP Elite c1030 Chromebook Enterprise and HP Pro c640 Chromebook Enterprise offer unique and important privacy features like HP Sure View Reflect, physical camera switch, and/or fingerprint sensor.

Get started on a HP Chrome Enterprise device.

Work: Fast. Easy. Anywhere.

Get the speed, power, and tools you need to perform at your best no matter where you are

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Always-on access to business-critical Windows apps

  • Effortlessly switch between Chrome OS and Windows – no need to reboot
  • Suspend and Resume Windows to instantly get back up and running
  • Open files on Chrome OS using Windows applications

Work that’s ready whenever, wherever

  • Utilize the full feature sets of desktop applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and more
  • Access Windows Desktop, Documents, Downloads and custom folders from Chrome OS Files
  • No internet? No problem! Files and apps are fully accessible both online and offline

Full Chrome OS integration for a familiar & friendly experience

  • Easily move content between Chrome OS and Windows via shared clipboard
  • Print from Windows to supported printers
  • Stay in the flow with seamless mouse, audio & docking
  • Enjoy the view with dynamic resolution and full screen support

System Requirements

Chrome OS version

Chrome OS version 85 or later


Intel Core i5 or Intel Core i7


16GB of RAM


128GB or more

Additional Requirements

Google Admin console
Chrome Enterprise Upgrade or
Chrome Education Upgrade
Microsoft Windows
Corporate storage server

See full system requirements and documentation here.

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