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Pick your machine

'Applified' apps

Add programs

Use desktop apps with your touch screen

Control Access from the tab on the right

The launcher for a Windows computer

Once you've downloaded the client and registered your desktop or laptop computers, use the iPad app to pick which computer you want to control.
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The launcher shows you a select group of software from your desktop computer, but you can add more programs to the launcher by hitting the plus sign in the upper right.
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Scroll through the list to add programs to the Parallels Access launcher.
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Not only can you type in Word, you'll be able to use all of the functions of the program (such as formatting options in the Ribbon) by tapping them.
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The tab on the right lets you see what programs are open on your desktop, open the launcher, access the settings, or bring up the iPad keyboard. Also note that I turned on Additional Keys (in the settings) to display important keys across the bottom.
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The Launcher applifies your Windows programs as well.
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