Mac users – good news! You can use Sterling Trader® Pro on a Mac with additional software (Please note you will need the admin password for your Mac for this process).
There are multiple ways to access Sterling Trader® Pro from your Mac. Below are the top 3 ways to use Sterling Trader® Pro on a Mac including a description of each of them.
1. Boot Camp
Boot Camp is a utility that comes with every Mac and lets you switch between macOS and Windows operating systems. Since Boot Camp is available on your computer, there’s no cost to use it. However, you cannot use both operating systems at the same time or share files between systems, in order to switch systems, you have to re-boot/re-start your computer every time that you need to switch. While this is a reliable option, it’s not the most time effective.
Parallels is a paid application that provides software for hardware virtualization for Mac computers to run Windows. There are a variety of versions available for purchase, the standard software is $79.99 – however you are able to use both systems at the same time – like picture-in-picture and you can share files between systems. While this too is a reliable option, there is a cost involved.
VirtualBox is an open-source tool from Oracle that allows you to create a virtual machine for Windows running on Mac OS X.
Here are the steps to download and use VirtualBox for Sterling Trader® Pro
With any of these options above you are able to use Sterling Trader® Pro on your Mac computer.
We look forward to learning more about your trading needs.
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