Unable to start the virtual machine as it is stuck in stopping state and does not go any further.
Parallels service is not working as expected.
- On the Mac side, open Activity Monitor from /Applications/Utilities/
Find the following process:
- in Parallels Desktop 10, the process name is the virtual machine's name:
in Parallels Desktop 8 and 9
in Parallels Desktop 5, 6, and 7
- Select this process and quit it by clicking on 'Force Quit' option.
- Restart the virtual machine and check if you are able to boot it successfully.
If the issue still persists you may want to reboot your Mac