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How do I move a Parallels Desktop license key to a new Mac?

APPLIES TO:
  • Parallels Desktop 12 for Mac Standard Edition
  • Parallels Desktop 11 for Mac Standard Edition
  • Parallels Desktop for Mac Pro Edition

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If you would like to use your Parallels Desktop for Mac license on a new Mac, you should sign out of the account the license is registered under on the Mac you don't need anymore.

Click on the Parallels Desktop menu, and select Account & License. In the activation window, click on your account email address and select Sign Out.

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Now your license is available for use on a new Mac.

If you try to use the license on a new Mac without signing out of the old one, then upon activation on the new Mac you will see a warning that the license is already in use.

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If you click on Activate on This Mac, the current copy will be successfully activated, and the license will automatically be deactivated on the old Mac.

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