Parallels Desktop Activation Key
Parallels desktop activation key allows you to run Windows and Linux applications. This includes Microsoft Office, Internet Explorer, Quicken, Visual Studio and graphic-intensive games.
The new version of Parallels Desktop offers a new level of performance with Intel VT and Coherence mode. It features better integration with macOS Mojave and Catalina and enhanced support for Apple Pencil.
What is the key?
A parallels desktop activation key allows you to use Windows side by side with macOS (no rebooting required) on your MacBook(r), MacBook Pro(r), iMac(r), or Mac mini(r). You can even share files between your virtual machine and your computer. Graphic and resource-hungry Windows applications run effortlessly without slowing down your Mac.
Whether you are upgrading to the latest version of Parallels Desktop or installing it for the first time, you need your Product Activation Key. Your key is located in your Parallels Account.
When you purchase a new copy of Parallels Desktop, your key is automatically registered in your Parallels Account. To find it, click on Parallels Account in the upper right corner of the Parallels Desktop application and select “View Licenses”. Your active subscriptions and permanent licenses are displayed there. If you bought a boxed copy of the software, you can also find your key by looking at the installation disc sleeve. If you need more information, refer to KB 9003. A Parallels Desktop trial key doesn’t include a license for Microsoft Windows. You can buy a separate upgrade or full license for Windows from the Parallels Online Store or from an authorized reseller.
How do I get a key?
Parallels Desktop for Mac License Key is the world’s bestselling, top-rated and most trusted solution for running Windows (and other operating systems) side by side with macOS on your MacBook(r), MacBook Pro(r), iMac(r), or Mac mini(r).
Easily share files between macOS and Windows applications. Use Apple Pencil with Windows applications, and drag images and text from anywhere on your Mac.
Parallels Desktop automatically detects what you need to get started, and you’re up and running in minutes. Even graphic and resource-hungry Windows applications run effortlessly without slowing down your macOS computer.
How do I transfer my key to another account?
If you bought a Parallels Desktop copy that includes the Parallels Toolbox software as a bonus and want to install it on a new computer, follow these steps. To activate the virtual machine on a new computer, start it and enter a valid license key for this version of Parallels Desktop or an upgrade key for a previous version.
To change the email address of your Parallels account, go to your account dashboard. Click on Account & License and select the option to change your email address.
If you want to transfer a Business Edition license from one device to another, sign out from Parallels on the old Mac and then install and activate the product on a new Mac. To revoke a license from the current host, navigate to your Business Edition subscription in the dashboard and click on Registered computers. Select one or more devices in the list and click on Actions. Then, choose Activate on another Mac from the drop-down menu.
Where can I find my key?
Typically you can find the key registered in your account in the Dashboard, click on Active subscriptions and permanent licenses under Parallels Desktop for Mac. If you can’t source your key using the above method, please check if it is available in the License Keys box under Legacy licenses.
The Product Activation Key is used to activate your copy of Parallels Desktop. It is sent to you after you place your order in the Parallels online store or when you buy a boxed copy of the software. If you are unable to locate your key, please contact Parallels Support and provide the serial number of your hardware, as well as an invoice copy of the purchase.
The trial version of Parallels Desktop is built into the software and is free to use for 14 days. If you want to continue using the software after this period, you need a full or upgrade license. To obtain a full or upgrade license, please visit the Parallels online store.