6.83 FAQ-1099 Can I install Origin on M1 MacBook?

Last Update: 4/28/2021

Yes, you can install and run Origin on MAC with M1 chip.

  • You will need to use a virtualization machine to run Origin on MAC. Parallels Desktop is recommended. Refer to this page for more supported VMs.
  • Virtual system requires Windows 10 build 21354 or newer.

If you already upgraded OS to Windows 10 build 21354 but Origin still crashes on start up, refer to this page to repair MS redistributable packages.

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