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This tool lets you run Windows 10 on the Apple M1 - here's how By Anthony Spadafora 13 November 2020 Parallels Desktop for Mac is coming to the new MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and Mac Mini.

Microsoft this week updated its Remote Desktop client for macOS, which allows users to access their computer through another device remotely. The latest update brought native support for the M1 chip, as well as some new features.

Windows 10 for ARM Insider Preview running in Parallels Desktop 16.5 on an M1 MacBook Pro. When Apple unleashed the first Macs running M1 chips and its new macOS 11 Big Sur operating. Microsoft continues its work to bring native M1 support to its Mac apps, with its Remote Desktop being the latest to benefit. The app is designed to give Mac users access to a Windows PC via RemoteFX, and includes the ability to access local Mac files from Windows applications as well as printer capabilities. Microsoft's Remote Desktop for Mac has been updated to include native support for Apple silicon. As reported by The 8-Bit: Released on the Mac App Store, the release notes of the new version state: In this release we've made some significant updates to the shared underlying code that powers the Remote Desktop experience across all our clients.

With native support for the Apple Silicon platform and the M1 chip, the app runs with better performance and more energy efficiency, which means that it should consume less battery power when running on a MacBook.

In addition, version 10.6 of Microsoft Remote Desktop for macOS also adds support for client-side IME when using Unicode keyboard mode, integrated Kerberos support in the CredSSP, and improved compatibility with macOS Big Sur. You can check out all the changes in the release notes below:

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In this release we’ve made some significant updates to the shared underlying code that powers the Remote Desktop experience across all our clients. We’ve also added some new features and addressed bugs and crashes that were showing up in error reporting.

Apple M1 Remote Desktop

• Added native support for Apple Silicon.
• Added client-side IME support when using Unicode keyboard mode.
• Integrated Kerberos support in the CredSSP security protocol sequence.
• Addressed macOS 11 compatibility issues.
• Made updates to improve interoperability with current and upcoming features in the Windows Virtual Desktop service.
• Made fixes to address mispaints when decoding AVC data generated by a server-side hardware encoder.
• Addressed an issue where windows from remoted Office apps were not visible despite being present in the app switcher.

Users can download Microsoft Remote Desktop for free on the Mac App Store. There’s also an iOS version available that works with iPhone and iPad.

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