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How to make right-click on Mac and in Parallels Desktop virtual machine

APPLIES TO:
  • Parallels Desktop for Mac Home Edition

APPLIES TO:

  • Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac
  • Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac
  • Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac
  • Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac

Description

By default, Parallels Desktop is set to mimic a right-click when you press Shift+Control (see below) and click the mouse (read more in User's Guide).

There are alternative ways to do that:

  1. Using Apple mighty/magic mouse:

    • Click on the Apple sign in top left corner of your screen and choose System Preferences

    • Click on Mouse and choose Click on right side in Secondary Click.

    • Now you will easily use right-click by clicking on the right side of your mouse.
  2. If you prefer using TrackPad for right-click, you can follow the steps from below:

    • Click on the Apple sign in top left corner of your screen and choose System Preferences.
    • Click on TrackPad and put a checkmark on Click or tap with two fingers for Secondary click.

    • Now you can use two fingers touch for right-click.



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