Alternatives to Parallels Desktop for Mac with any license

  • VirtualBox

    VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high...

    • Unlike Parallels, Virtualbox is free, open source and runs natively on Windows, Mac and Linux. What's not to like? JohnFastmanDec 2016 • 10 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Solaris

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  • Wine

    Wine is a free, open source application for running Windows software on operating systems that are normally not supported. With Wine, you can install and run these...

    Free Open Source Mac Linux Android Android Tablet BSD

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  • VMware Fusion

    Seamlessly run your favorite Windows applications and devices, on any Intel-based Mac. Built from the ground up for the Mac, VMware Fusion is the easiest way to switch...

    Commercial Mac

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  • CrossOver

    CrossOver allows you to install many popular Windows applications and games on your Intel OS X Mac or Linux computer.

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  • Proton

    Proton is a tool for use with the Steam client which allows games which are exclusive to Windows to run on...

    Free Open Source Mac Linux Steam

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  • Fig

    Fast, isolated development environments using Docker.

    • Discontinued "Fig has been replaced by Docker Compose, and is now deprecated. The new documentation is on the Docker website."

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • JPC

    PC is the fast Java™ x86 PC emulator. Features: - 100% pure Java - Runs as an applet - Modular and customisable - Snapshot capability - Integrated...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • Karton

    Run Linux programs on macOS, a different Linux distro, or a different architecture.

    Free Open Source Mac Linux

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  • WinOnX

    Run your Windows applications on OSX without the need of buying a Windows license. Well, you even do not need to install Windows. Just download WinOnX and you are...

    Commercial Mac

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  • JavaQemu

    JavaQemu is a Graphical User Interface Front End for QEMU, written in Java.

    • Discontinued Website states: "This project is no longer active because I stopped playing with Java since a long time."

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • PCE

    PCE is a collection of microcomputer emulators. At the moment it contains three emulators: PCE/atarist is an Atari ST emulator. It emulates the various ST and Mega ST...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Turbo.net for Mac

    Turbo.net for Mac runs PC apps on your Mac without having to install a Virtual Machine. Unlike other Mac VM solutions, Turbo.net is cloud-based. There is no need to...

    Commercial Mac Windows Web Chrome OS Android Tablet ... iPad

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