Parallels Access adds an Apple Watch app, file sharing support

Parallels Access, the app that allows you to remotely access your PC or Mac from your iPhone and iPad, has received a number of substantial improvements in version 3.0. Access now supports the Apple Watch, file sharing, and an experimental gaming mode.

There have also been a number of enhancements made in Parallels Access 3.0. Check them out below:

  • File Sharing — Share any file directly from your computer. No cloud storage required, no file size limit, no upload time wasted. Just get a link to a file on your computer and share it with your friends.
  • Apple Watch companion app — Now you can see your remote computer's status, initiate a connection to it, and control media playback on remote computer, right from your wrist.
  • Gaming mode (experimental) — Special mode with easily accessible controls for modern computer games

Enhancements to Universal File Manager:

  • Ability to connect to a remote computer without capturing the screen; only for file operations
  • Support for OneDrive cloud storage in File Manager
  • Ability to transfer files from Parallels Access to other apps on the mobile device
  • Access to Photos on mobile devices
  • File previews in icons for easier file browsing

You can grab Parallels Access 3.0 from the App Store right now.