Configuring Your Parallels Virtual Machine

After creating your Parallels virtual machine, you must configure it to provide at least 2 GB of RAM (preferrably 4 GB or more if available) to the Windows partition:

  • Open the Parallels application.
  • Select the virtual machine from the Parallels Virtual Machines window.
  • Open the Virtual Machine menu and choose Configure…
  • Drag the Memory slider to the right to allocate at least 2 GB of RAM memory to the virtual machine (preferably 4 GB or more if available).

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