Search the Knowledgebase


Software and Services Index


Return to HomePage


HITS Feedback Survey


How can we help?

Submit a help ticket
734-936-8000
Help Me Now walk-up locations

For urgent issues and immediate concerns, please contact the HITS Service Desk at 734-936-8000. We're available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Skip to end of metadata
Go to start of metadata

Parallels Desktop for Mac allows Windows software to be run on an Apple computer without rebooting.

Parallels Desktop for Mac is a hardware emulation virtualization software that maps the host computer's hardware resources directly to the virtual machine's resources. Each virtual machine thus operates identically to a standalone computer, with virtually all the resources of a physical computer. Because all guest virtual machines use the same hardware drivers irrespective of the actual hardware on the host computer, virtual machine instances are highly portable between computers. For example, a running virtual machine can be stopped, copied to another physical computer, and restarted.

 

  • No labels