Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1


    Member Since
    Apr 23, 2010
    Posts
    28
    Specs:
    2010 MBP 15" i7@2.66GHz
    Running Parallels or Fusion with bootcamp?
    Hello, on my mbp i have win xp installed using bootcamp, an i want to know what will happin if i put parallels or fusion on the mac, will it create another partition an install another win xp then ill have to install my xp programs again to use them via parallels or fusion? or with it jus tap into my bootcamp xp? thanks

  2. #2

    mrplow's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 01, 2007
    Location
    UK
    Posts
    6,933
    Specs:
    27" iMac i7 (2011) 10.11, Mac Mini i5 (2014), iPhone7, Apple Watch, iPad Pro 9.7, AppleTV (4)
    They can do either or both.

    If you want to be able to access and run the same install of windows in a VM as you run in bootcamp both Fusion and Parallels can do that.
    Not been around these parts for a while. Trying to change that . .

    Please use the reputation system if you think you've been helped - bottom left of this post

  3. #3


    Member Since
    Apr 23, 2010
    Posts
    28
    Specs:
    2010 MBP 15" i7@2.66GHz
    ok, thanks =]

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Bootcamp, Parallels, or VM Fusion?
    By macuser1232 in forum Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac
    Replies: 36
    Last Post: 12-18-2011, 10:43 PM
  2. running bootcamp with vm fusion
    By hassellg in forum Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-25-2010, 08:56 AM
  3. Considering running Windows w/Bootcamp or parallels or fusion
    By Proff49 in forum Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 11-17-2009, 04:32 AM
  4. parallels & Fusion, after bootcamp
    By danomac in forum Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 05-06-2008, 10:53 PM
  5. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 09-01-2007, 02:45 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •