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...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Solaris

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    • Unlike Parallels, Virtualbox is free, open source and runs natively on Windows, Mac and Linux. What's not to like? JohnFastmanDec 2016 • 8 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • 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 OS X Linux Android Android Tablet BSD

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  • QEMU

    QEMU (short for "Quick EMUlator") is a free and open-source hosted hypervisor that performs hardware virtualization. QEMU is a hosted virtual machine...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux 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 OS X

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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.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac OS X Linux

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  • Wineskin Winery

    Wineskin is a tool used to make ports of Windows software to Mac OS X. The ports are in the form of normal Mac application bundle wrappers. It works like a wrapper...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Wine

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  • Porting Kit

    Install Windows Games in Mac OS X natively and easily and for free with Wineskin technology.

    Free Mac OS X

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  • Fig

    Fast, isolated development environments using Docker.

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued "Fig has been replaced by Docker Compose, and is now deprecated.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

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

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows 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 OS X

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  • 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 OS X Windows Linux

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  • Turbo.net for Mac

    Turbo.net for Windows runs PC apps on your Mac. Unlike other Mac VM solutions, Turbo.net is cloud-based. There is no need to run a VM on your Mac or to download and...

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

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  • Veertu

    Veertu is simple, light, secure virtualization software designed for Mac and available through the app store.

    Commercial Mac OS X

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