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Last updated: 2024-01-08 09:12:27
    This document helps you quickly get started with Tencent Cloud Virtual Machine (CVM) instance.

    1. Overview

    Tencent Cloud CVM is a scalable cloud computing service that frees you from estimation of resource usage and upfront investment. With Tencent Cloud CVM, you can start CVMs and deploy applications immediately.

    2. Learn about CVM

    See the following documents to learn more about CVM instances.

    3. Create CVM Instances

    You can flexibly select the region, model, image, public network bandwidth, purchase quantity and validity period on the Custom Configuration page to purchase CVM instances to meet your business needs. To create CVMs in a custom way, please see Customizing Linux CVM Configurations or Customizing Windows CVM Configurations.

    4. Log in to CVM Instances

    After you purchase CVM instances, you can log in to them. For more information, see:
    Then you can log in to them to store your local files, use them as your virtual machines or build websites. For more information and practices, see the following contents.

    5. Relevant Information

    Overview of console features

    Create CVM instances
    Name instances or CVMs according to a rule
    Upgrade or downgrade the CVM specification
    Select SSH key pair as the encrypted CVM login method and manage SSH keys
    Change or reset your instance password
    Terminate, release or return a CVM instance
    Obtain the CVM instance list of a region
    Search for CVM instances and other resources
    Cross-region Search
    Create a custom image and use this image to start more new instances that have the same custom configurations as the original one
    Obtain images shared by other users, get the necessary components and add custom contents
    Import the system disk image on local computers or other platforms to the custom image on the CVM
    Create and export a Linux image
    Create and export a Windows image
    Migrate systems and applications on the source servers from your IDCs or other cloud platforms to Tencent Cloud
    Expand cloud disks to increase the storage capacity
    Convert a public IP to an EIP to mask an instance failure
    Create a CVM with IPv6 CIDR block and enable IPv6 for ENI, implementing the IPv6 communication over the private and public networks
    Configure security groups based on use cases
    Use tags to categorize and manage your CVM resources
    View the monitoring data of CVM instances such as the CPU, memory, network bandwidth, and disks

    Advanced usage

    You can build a personal website or forum on CVM instances as instructed in Setting up a Website.

    Developer tools

    Tencent Cloud API provides a variety of tools including API Explorer, TCCLI, SDK, and API Inspector, helping you easily use and quickly manage Tencent Cloud services with a few codes.

    6. Feedback and Suggestions

    If you have any doubts or suggestions when using Tencent Cloud CVM products and services, you can submit your feedback through the following channels. Dedicated personnel will contact you to solve your problems.
    To report product documentation issues such as link, content, or API errors, you can click Send Feedback at the bottom of the document.
    If you encounter product-related problems, please submit a ticket.
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