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Abiquo 4.7

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To configure your VM before you launch it, do the following steps:

  1. On the VM icon, click on the options menu button, and from the options menu, select Edit
  2. Change the configuration options as described in this section
  3. Click Save

General configuration

To configure the basic general VM settings, optionally set the following:

  1. Name, which is a friendly name for the VM. Power-on is in alphanumeric name order
  2. Guest setup in private cloud
    1. You can request a Guest initial password that will be sent by SMS or email
  3. Fully qualified domain name that the platform will set at deploy time
  4. Hardware profile and/or CPU, RAM and Cores per socket
  5. Description

To enable remote access to the VM:

  1. Select the Enable remote access check-box
  2. Display and optionally change the password for the remote access connection
  3. Before you deploy: 

    1. For SSH access, check that your user account has an SSH public key. See Configure your user account. You will need the SSH private key to log in to your VM

    2. In public cloud regions, assign:

      1. a public IP to your VM. See VM Network

      2. a firewall policy to allow access to the appropriate SSH or RDP port. See VM Firewall

You can now continue with further configuration or Save and deploy your VM.