Parallels Won’t Start on Mac

September 28th, 2011 by Regaz

Can’t Launch Parallels Issue




Issue: You double Click on Parallels icon but nothing happens.

Troubleshooting on Parallels when it Do Not Start.

Parallels Won't Start on Mac Troubleshooting - Featured
  1. If Parallels was Not Originally Installed with the User you are Using Now:
    Change Permissions for Parallels:
    1. Open a Termina Window:
      Application >> Utilities >> Terminal
    2. Access your Target Directory:
      cd /Applications
    3. To Change Ownership Overall the Application:
      sudo chown -r yourUser:yourGroup Parallels.app
  2. If still Not Solved… A Temporary Solution without to have Re-Installing it:
    Solution: Create a New User,  Login and try to Start Parallels by this one

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