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Supported filesystems for compression, mounting and resizing

APPLIES TO:
  • Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac Standard Edition
  • Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac Standard Edition
  • Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac Standard Edition

Information

Please learn about supported Guest filesystems in Parallels Desktop (filesystems supported to be installed in virtual machine) regarding the three basic operations with the filesystem.
 

Resize

Supported

Unsupported

Filesystems:

EXT4, EXT3, EXT2, NTFS, FAT16, FAT32, REISERFS

Filesystems:

LINUXSWAP, REISER4, XFS, JFS, HFS+ (mac hosts only), HPFS
Disks: basic Disks: dynamic, gpt, lvm 

Compress

Supported

Unsupported

Filesystems:

EXT4, EXT3, EXT2, NTFS, FAT16, FAT32, REISERFS, LINUXSWAP, REISER4, XFS, JFS, HFS+ (mac hosts only), HPFS

Filesystems:
other
Disks: basic, gpt Disks: dynamic,  lvm 

Mount

Supported

Unsupported

Filesystems:
EXT4, EXT3, EXT2, NTFS, FAT16, FAT32, REISERFS, HFS+ (mac hosts only)
Filesystems: LINUXSWAP, REISER4, XFS, JFS, HPFS
Disks: basic, gpt Disks: dynamic, lvm 

 

NOTE: For the detailed instructions for Virtual Hard Disk resizing please refer to the KB 113972.




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