Unable to connect eToken/ruToken USB device to Windows virtual machine in Parallels Desktop Lite

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Symptoms

I cannot connect my USB key which has an authentication mechanism (eToken/ruToken) to Windows virtual machine, I get error message:

    Unable to connect the USB device to your virtual machine. The device cannot be connected now. Please try again later.

Cause

Due to Apple limitation such devices are not supported in Parallels Desktop Lite.

Resolution

Upgrade to full version of Parallels Desktop to be able to use the device.

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