Share Printers with Virtual Machine

If you run Windows through a Virtual Machine (VM) or Parallels, you will need to share your printers from the Mac side with the Windows side.

Open Parallels

Open Parallels

Click on the Parallels Desktop icon in your dock.

Configure the Virtual Machine

Configure the Virtual Machine
  1. Click on Virtual Machine in the toolbar at the top-left corner of your screen
  2. Select Configure

Check the Appropriate Boxes

Check the Appropriate Boxes
  1. Check Add all Mac printers
  2. Check Synchronize default printer


You have successfully shared your printers with your virtual machine.

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