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How to create a Virtual Machine on cloud hosting?

When you order a Cloud VPS server, the first step to start using your Cloud is to create a Virtual Machine.

After creating a Virtual Machine, you can create hosting packages, and for example cPanel accounts for your customers on the virtual machine.

In this article we explain how you can create a virtual machine on your Cloud hosting package.



Step 1: Log in on with the credentials you received in the welcome email sent by us.

 Log in to your Totaalcloud account

Step 2: Click on Virtual Servers.

Step 3: Click on Create Virtual Server.

Click Create Virtual Server

Step 4: Select an OS and which version of the OS you want to use. Click Next.

Step 5: Give your virtual machine a label, a hostname and a password. Click Next.

Step 6: Select the resources you want to allocate to the virtual machine. Click Next.

Select resources

Step 7 (Optional): Check the option Enable Automatic Backup.

Enable Automatic Backup

Step 8: Click Create Virtual Machine

Step 9: Congratulations! Your virtual machine has been created.


This knowledgebase article was last updated on: 18 April 2018

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