To use Parallels Desktop Lite on a new or on the same Mac after OS X was reinstalled, download and install the application, and follow the steps below.
Start Parallels Desktop Lite. You will see a window where you can select between a free and a paid version.
If you are using a free version for Linux virtual machines only, simply select the Linux only option, then you can start working in Parallels Desktop Lite.
If you purchased a Parallels Desktop Lite subscription, click on Windows & Support.
Sign in to the Parallels account you signed in to when you used Parallels Desktop Lite before.
Then you will see a window with available plans. Click on Restore Purchases at the bottom left corner of the window.
- Enter your Apple ID and password, if required. Then you can start using Parallels Desktop Lite.