To run parallels...

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by helloimD4NNY, Aug 31, 2009.

  1. helloimD4NNY macrumors regular

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    To run parallels do i need to buy parallels & windows 7 software? What did you do?
     
  2. InvalidUserID macrumors 6502a

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    Yes, you need both.

    You can run Windows without Parallels (via BootCamp) but not Parallels without Windows.

    I'm old school, I'm still on XP.
     
  3. helloimD4NNY thread starter macrumors regular

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    to run bootcamp do i need to back up my mac? :eek:
     
  4. InvalidUserID macrumors 6502a

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    Although it isn't require, it is always a good idea to back it up.
     

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