Difference between a one-time purchase and a subscription for Parallels Desktop for Mac

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One-Time Purchase

If you select this option, you will get a license with the following properties:


A subscription license offers the following:

Note: the Grace period starts the next date after the date when the subscription had to be renewed. Possible reason for the grace period: Your subscription was scheduled for renewal on a specific date, but payment has not been received. You have a grace period of 7 days (starting from the date of unsuccessful renewal) to complete the payment for Parallels Desktop Pro and 30 days for Parallels Desktop Business Edition. If you don’t complete the payment during this period, all Parallels products and services included in the subscription will no longer function.

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