A trial Parallels Desktop Lite copy allows you to run Windows for 14 days. The period cannot be extended.
Note: If you would like to use another operating system in your virtual machine, you don't need a trial period, you can use Parallels Desktop Lite for free.
Download Parallels Desktop Lite from the Mac App Store.
Start Parallels Desktop Lite. Windows & Support option is selected by default, simply click Continue.
If you are new to Parallels Desktop, you will see the Sign In window and will need to register a Parallels account or log in to an existing one.
Then you will need to choose a plan. Select Windows & Support.
Click on Free for 14 days to start the trial period.
Note: Windows is not included. We strongly recommend to get a Windows copy before you start the Parallels Desktop Lite trial period.
Then you will see the confirmation window, click on Continue for Free to proceed to creating your Windows virtual machine.
Note: You can purchase Parallels Desktop Lite at any time during your trial period. You will not have to reinstall Parallels Desktop or your Windows to start using a commercial version of the software.