Adding Balance To Your Account

Controlling your account balance is very simple. UpCloud accounts use a prepaid system where you can at any time transfer funds to top up your balance. Your service usage is then deducted on an hourly basis from this balance. Below are our two methods to adding balance to your UpCloud account. Please note that once […]

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Managing Network Settings

Currently network settings are all about managing the IP-addresses and reverse DNS names of your servers. Private Network vs. Public Network Each UpCloud account forms a private network where servers are connected via private IP-addresses. It is not possible to use private IP-addresses between different UpCloud accounts. Private IP-addresses are useful for load balancing and […]

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Managing Disks

Storage disks are separated from the actual servers; while the server offers CPU, RAM, IP-address(es), Firewall rules etc. the disk is where the OS layer lives. You can attach a disk to another server, create templates from a disk, delete a disk (without deleting the server) and so on. While attaching disks to a server […]

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Connecting to Your Server

After deploying a new cloud server you’ll need to pick a method for connecting to it. This guide outlines your options for remote connection and the differences between them. Whether you chose to receive the server password via email, sms or in the UpCloud Control Panel only, get your password ready and read ahead. SSH […]

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Managing Servers

This article discusses managing your deployed servers. There are quite a lot of settings you can change on an existing server, however, some require you to shutdown the server first. First, let’s look at the Server listing view. The screenshot is taken right after the How to Deploy a Server tutorial so you can still […]

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Quick Start

Welcome to UpCloud! This post will get you up to speed on the basics and get your trial started. During your free trial period you have the option to test our service with no commitment (no credit card required) for 4 hours from when you activated your account. If you want your trial extended up […]

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How to Deploy a Server

Deploying a new server with UpCloud is a very easy and straight forward process, you can get started by logging into your UpCloud Control Panel and opening Deploy a server under Servers -section. The deployment page shows the options available for customising a new cloud server. In this article, you can find some helpful information about […]

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