I would like to configure MacBook Pro Touch Bar options for a particular Windows program. How do I do that?
Parallels Desktop 13 for Mac brings an out-of-the-box support for many popular Windows programs, such as:
- Windows Desktop
- File Explorer
- Web browsers: Edge, Internet Explorer, Chrome, Opera, Vivaldi
- Microsoft Office*
To configure Touch Bar for other Windows programs, do the following:
- In Windows virtual machine bring a program that you need to focus.
Go to View setting > Customize Touch Bar...
NOTE: if you don't see the option, please make sure that Parallels Desktop.app is not listed in System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts > Function Keys.
Drag your favorite items to the bottom of the screen into the Touch Bar:
- Click 'Done' when finished.
Supported Windows versions
Touch Bar integration support comes for the following Windows operating systems:
- Windows 7 SP1
- Windows 8.1
- Windows 10
* - programs supported in Windows 10 only.