Support for Virtual Environments (Hypervisors)
Use this information to ensure you are always working with a SOLIDWORKS supported and optimized system for hardware, operating system and Microsoft products.
|VMware vSphere ESXi||6.0 (SW2017 SP2)||6.0||6.5|
|Parallels Desktop, Mac 1||10||10||10|
- Parallels Desktop for Mac is only supported for the non-server SOLIDWORKS products.
- SOLIDWORKS, eDrawings, and Composer require a GPU for optimal performance in a virtualized environment. SolidWorks has tested and certified graphics cards for virtualized environments. For a complete listing, check Certified Cards and Drivers.