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Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac (Academic Version) English (Retail Box)

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  • Quick Find Code: K306790
  • Manufacturers SKU: PDFM8L-ABX1-EN
  • Product UPC/EAN: 4260163890320

Product Description

Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac is a major upgrade to Parallels' award-winning software for running Windows on a Mac. This version of Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac (build 8.0.18100) includes the following features and enhancements: Run OS X Mountain Lion in a virtual machine, Create an OS X Mountain Lion virtual machine using the recovery partition, Parallels Desktop notifications are displayed in the Mountain Lion Notification Center, Mountain Lion Dictation support, Use Windows 8 in Coherence mode, Metro applications correctly use the full screen when Windows 8 is in Coherence mode, just as they would on a PC, Metro applications are scaled on Mac computers with lower resolution so you can use them comfortably, Windows 8 toast notifications are displayed as Mountain Lion notifications. Click the notification to launch the corresponding application.

Main Features:

  • Presentation mode lets you connect an external display and start showing a presentation from a guest OS application with just one click
  • Full Screen view mode now lets you see the host and guest OSs at the same time when using two or more displays
  • In Coherence mode, the Mac keyboard menu bar icon indicates the Mac and Windows input language
  • Caps Lock and Input Language indicators make it easier to enter your passwords in Parallels Desktop
  • Easily check your virtual machine CPU and memory consumption
  • In Mission Control, all windows are grouped by application
  • Support for recent list for virtual machines in Mission Control
  • When you connect a USB drive, it appears in the guest OS as a USB drive instead of a shared folder
  • Install Parallels Desktop more easily than ever before by simply double-clicking the Install icon. Parallels Desktop does the rest
  • Easily distinguish your virtual machines in the Finder by icons that look like those of their guest OSs
  • Press and hold down the Option (Alt) key to display additional options in the Parallels menu in Crystal view mode
  • New, more intuitive design to create or customize keyboard shortcuts for your virtual machines
  • Create your own keyboard shortcuts in OS X System Preferences to work with Parallels Desktop
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SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS Minimum Processor Requirements Intel Core 2 Duo, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, or Xeon processor
Minimum Memory Requirements 2048MB
Recommended Memory Requirements 4096MB
Minimum Storage Requirements 700MB
Operating System Requirements OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 or later, OS X Lion 10.7.4 or later, or Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8 or later
Miscellaneous Internet connection required for product activation, select features, and online updates
Program Academic
Language English
Package Type Retail
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