Whenever Parallels releases an update it is expected their their servers won’t be available for a few hours, but we are at a record for more then a day of downtime. If you want to download the latest build you can get it from our mirror.
Included in this version:
- Windows XP to Windows Vista upgrade support
- Better USB 2.0 support – Plug and play popular USB devices like external hard drives, printers, scanners and web cameras including iSight at full native speed.
- Full-feature virtual CD/DVD drive – Burn CDs and DVDs directly in virtual machines, and play any copy-protected CD or DVD just like you would on a real PC
- Improved Coherence – The groundbreaking feature that lets you run Windows applications without seeing Windows just got better!
- Better Boot Camp support
- Full support for FAT32 and NTFS partitions
- No need to re-activate Windows each time you switch between Boot Camp and Parallels. Activate Windows only once inside Parallels and work in both environments
- For advanced users: configurating the layout of Boot Camp partitions by manual editing of Virtual Machine’s .pvs configuration file.