Note for Parallels Desktop 4 for Mac users
According to the licensing policy, the upgrade to Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac is only supported from the following versions:
• Parallels Desktop 5 for Mac
• Parallels Desktop 5 for Mac Upgrade
• Parallels Desktop 6 for Mac
• Parallels Desktop 6 for Mac Upgrade
If your previous version key is for Parallels Desktop 4.0 version, please visit our online store to purchase Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac full version:
An Upgrade to Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac can be activated:
Immediately after application is installed
Or after it has been activated with a trial key
Once installation is complete, the application will prompt you to activate automatically.
Please enter your name, organization and your activation key for Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac Upgrade and click "Activate". Dashes will be added automatically.
NOTE: If you purchased a previous version of Parallels Desktop for Mac but have not installed it on your computer, you will also be prompted to enter a full or upgrade key for that version. At this step, please enter your previous version key and click "OK".
Activating after trial
If at first you activated Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac with a trial license, you can replace it anytime with a commercially purchased license by following instructions below:
Start the Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac application. Make sure you are not in Coherence view mode. Switch to Window view mode using 'Exit Coherence' option.
Go to Parallels Desktop and choose Activate Product from the drop-down menu.
Then enter your key for Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac Upgrade.
After a correct Parallels Desktop 7 Upgrade key has been entered - the application might prompt you to enter a previous version key.
- Please enter your previous version key if requested and click on "Activate".
If you have any other questions or issues with Parallels Desktop 7 activation, please contact Parallels Customer Service: