Rock solid stability. Close integration between a Windows virtual machine and OS X. No visual clutter. Highly customizable by expert users. Cons Not as fast as Parallels Desktop. Requires manual cleanup of unused disk space in Windows virtual machines. It supports a vast range of operating systems, old and new, and is the clear winner when it comes to cross-platform environments. Competitor Parallels Desktop may be the best way for less technical users to run one or more Windows apps on the Mac desktop, but it's also subscription-based, a payment model that many users prefer to avoid. VMware is an app that you buy once and can use forever. For IT managers, developers, and for most tech-savvy users, VMware remains the best choice for virtualization on a Mac.
VMware Fusion 7 and VMware Fusion 7 Pro worldwide release is September 3, Designed for OS X Yosemite and ready for Windows VMware Fusion for Mac is the most seamless way to run Windows applications on your Mac. The tool combines a clean and intuitive. VMware Fusion is a software hypervisor developed by VMware for Macintosh computers. , April 8, , Fixed security issues, accepts VMware Fusion 3 license keys. , December 2, , Maintenance release fixing Common.
One of the best parts is that you can install Windows 10 onto the Mac VMware Fusion Windows 10 , but hide it and continue to use OS X while accessing and utilizing all of the great Windows-based apps. Luckily, there is a quick and easy workaround for allowing VMware Fusion, version 7 or 8, to handle the migration process for you. Some users have had no problem installing and running Windows 10, while others have reported significant snags. Recent updates have done a lot to alleviate some of the most common user gripes where version 10 is concerned, and Mac users tend to like version 10 better than any previous Windows version. However, some Fusion 7 users have hit a snag during the Windows 10 upgrade process.