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Can I use the W8 upgrade download to install in BootCamp/Parallels/VirtualBox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: If I’m performing a an upgrade to Windows 8, do I have to have the previous version installed, or is just having the key enough? How hard is it to upgrade my Boot Camp ...
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Why does the control key no longer work when selecting text in a Parallels virtual machine?

In Windows 8, the control key is helpful for navigating and selecting text. Ctrl-arrow skips words, and ctrl-shift-arrow selects a word at a time. I created a Win 8 virtual machine using Parallels 8 ...
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1answer
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Parallels keyboard shortcut mappings

I'm running Windows 8 through Parallels and I seem to have to map every Win+other key combination for my VM separately. Is there a way to do wildcard mapping so that, for example, Cmd + anything ...
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Firefox showing tiny web pages

I'm running Windows 8 on a Retina MacBook through Parallels. When I launch Mozilla Firefox, all web content is shown really small on my screen. For example, this website takes up about a third of the ...
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Chrome browser rendering is slightly fuzzy

I'm running Windows 8 on a Retina MacBook through Parallels. When I open the "Metro" Chrome application (i.e. click on the chrome tile to launch) the browser renders beautiful crisp content, but ...