Mac Windows 10 Virtual Machine

  1. Mac Os On Windows 10 Virtual Machine
  2. Macbook Pro Windows 10 Virtual Machine
  3. Mac Windows 10 Virtual Machine Update
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The Best Apps for Mac Virtual Machines. Now you know which virtual machine apps for Mac are your best choices. Knowing which Windows apps you’ll need to use will help inform your decision here. Most virtual machine software isn’t powerful enough to run resource-heavy video games or graphics editing software—you're best off dual-booting. Now select the amount of memory (RAM) to be allocated to the virtual machine. As for the Windows 7 Virtual PC recommended memory size is 2048Mb or 2Gb. Create Virtual Hard Disk. And the next step is creating a virtual hard drive for this virtual machine. And the recommended size is 32Gb. Just click on Create.

Pre-Installation Prep

Before you can set up your VM, you must first download a free copy of Windows 10. To do that:
1. Browse to
2. Select Sign In and sign in with your Drexel logon credentials.
3. Select Download Software.
4. Use the Search field to search for Windows 10 Education.
5. Select Windows 10 Education, Version XXXX.
6. From the Software pane on the right, select Download.
7. From the Software pane on the right, select View Key.
8. Copy the key shown and save it in a location where you can easily find it later. You will need this to complete the installation.
9. Wait for the download to complete.

Mac Os On Windows 10 Virtual Machine

Method 1: Apple Boot Camp

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Advantages: You will have the full resources of your computer available to you under Windows 10.
Disadvantages: You can only use 1 OS at a time, either macOS or Windows 10. You will have to chose the OS to use when booting the computer or by using System Preferences

Apple has macOS version specific directions on their website. To set up a VM using Apple Boot Camp, please refer to the Boot Camp Assistant User Guide on Apple’s website.

Method 2: VirtualBox

Macbook Pro Windows 10 Virtual Machine

Advantages: You can use both OS installations at the same time.
Disadvantages: You will share your computer resources between both OS installations which can result in reduced performance.

Mac Windows 10 Virtual Machine Update

  1. Browse to
  2. Select Download VirtualBox X.X.
  3. Select OS X hosts under VirtualBox X.X.X platform packages.
  4. Browse to the download location on your computer and launch the installer.
  5. Follow all on-screen directions to complete the installation.
  6. At the end of the install, you may receive an error stating the installation failed. If so:
    • From the Apple menu, select System Preferences.
    • Open the Security & Privacy control panel.
    • Select the lock icon in the bottom left to unlock the control panel with your macOS password.
    • Select Allow next to the VirtualBox install message.
    • Close System Preferences.
  7. Once VirtualBox is installed, follow the directions in section 1.7 of the Oracle VM VirtualBox User Manual to set up the VM.