Installing Parallels Tools in a Windows Guest OS. If you created your virtual machine using the Express Windows mode, Parallels Tools were installed automatically after the installation of the Windows guest operating system. If your virtual machine was created in the Typical or Custom mode, do the following to install Parallels Tools in it. Start the virtual machine and log in to the guest. If you have one of the most recent versions of Linux OSs (Ubuntu, Fedora) in your virtual machine, the prl-tools-lin.iso image file will be mounted automatically after you connect it to the CD/DVD drive. To install Parallels Tools, do the following: Start the virtual machine. To update Parallels Tools, you should mount the prl-tools-lin.iso image and launch Parallels Tools Installer. See Installing Parallels Tools in a Linux Guest OS for detailed information how you can do it. Follow the Parallels Tools Installer instructions. When prompted to choose the action to perform, select Update and press Enter. Downloading Parallels Toolbox for Mac. If the download does not start automatically, click here to download manually. To install, please follow these simple steps. 50k • gta vmod menu download.
Installing Parallels Tools in a Windows Guest OS
If you created your virtual machine using the Express Windows mode, Parallels Tools were installed automatically after the installation of the Windows guest operating system.
If your virtual machine was created in the Typical or Custom mode, do the following to install Parallels Tools in it:
- Start the virtual machine and log in to the guest operating system.
- Once the guest OS boots up, connect the Parallels Tools ISO image by choosing the Install Parallels Tools option from the Virtual Machine menu.
If the Install Parallels Tools option is grayed out, make sure that Parallels Tools can be installed in your guest operating system. To see the list of guest OSs supported by Parallels Tools, see Supported Operating Systems.
- In the Welcome window, click Install. The wizard starts the automatic installation.
- When the installation is complete, click Reboot to exit the wizard and restart the virtual machine.
Reinstalling Parallels Tools
To reinstall Parallels Tools:
- Start the virtual machine.
- Choose Reinstall Parallels Tools from the Virtual Machine menu.
The Reinstall Parallels Tools option is available only if Parallels Tools are up to date. If Parallels Tools are outdated, you will see the Update Parallels Tools option instead. See Updating Parallels Tools for details.
How to check if Parallels Tools have been installed
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To check whether Parallels Tools have been successfully installed, ttart your virtual machine and look at the status bar of its window. If the tip '
Press Ctrl + Alt to release the mouse and keyboard' appears in the status bar of the virtual machine's window, this means that Parallels Tools were not installed. If Parallels Tools are installed, you do not need to press any key to release the mouse and keyboard because they are released automatically.