Startup and Shutdown Settings
Using Startup and Shutdown settings, you can:
To access Startup and Shutdown settings:
Set Whether Windows Starts Automatically
Choose one of the following from the Start Automatically menu:
Note: Windows starts when you open a Windows program regardless of this setting.
Set the Startup View
This setting affects the Windows view mode only when you open Windows from Parallels Desktop Control Center. If you start Windows by opening a Windows program, it always starts in Coherence view.
Set What Happens When You Shut Down Windows
Choose one of the following from the On VM Shutdown menu:
Set What Happens When You Shut Down Your Mac
These settings affect what happens when you shut down the Mac.
From the On Mac Shutdown menu, choose Stop, Shut Down, or Suspend.
Set What Happens When You Close the Parallels Desktop Window
These settings affect what happens only when Windows is set to appear in a separate window.
From the On Window Close menu, choose Suspend, Shut Down, Force to stop, Keep running in background or Ask me what to do.