SymptomsYou are not able to install Window in Parallels Virtual Machine. You get an error message or just don't know where to start.
CauseThere is a particular reason for issue you get. Please refer to the Resolution part below for more details.
In order to resolve the issue please use the appropriate solution from the list below:
|Do not know how to use Parallels Desktop and where to start||
4729 How to install Windows on Mac using Parallels Desktop
|Do not know how to install virtual machine||112981 How do I get Windows installed into Parallels Desktop for Mac?|
|Have Windows installation CD and Mac Book Air - do not know how to install Windows without CD ROM||112045 Installing Windows 7 Virtual Machine on MacBook Air|
|"There is no operating system installed in this virtual machine" error message on virtual machine start||113311 "There is no operating system installed in this virtual machine" error message|
|Windows installation into a virtual machine hangs or fails using either CD or iso image file||112940 Windows installation into a virtual machine hangs or fails|
|Virtual Machine fails to boot from any available device||5179 I follow the instructions from the User Guide to install a guest OS but every time I start the VM it fails to boot from any available device. What am I doing wrong?|
|Blue Screen Of Death after Windows 2000 installation on start of the virtual machine||113434 Blue Screen Of Death after Windows 2000 installation|