Tutorials

Guides and instructionals

Browse and discover tutorials and guides on UpCloud products and services as well as popular technologies and our partners’ services.

Perimeter 81 adding tunnel

How to set up secure access to UpCloud with Perimeter 81

Perimeter 81 makes securing the connection to cloud resources extremely easy with simple setup on Cloud Servers and an easy to use client.

Integrations

Networking

Security

How to install DNSCrypt on Cloud Server

DNSCrypt enabled authenticating communications between DNS clients and DNS resolvers which is easy to install on your Cloud Server.

Integrations

Networking

Security

Configuring Shadowsocks SOCKS5 proxy server

How to install Shadowsocks-libev SOCKS5 proxy server

Shadowsocks-libev is a lighter and faster open-source port of the Shadowsocks SOCKS5 proxy ideal to protect privacy on the Internet.

Networking

Security

Wireguard SSH only premade firewall rules

How to get started with WireGuard VPN

WireGuard is a fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. In this tutorial, we will set up WireGuard on Ubuntu 18.04 server.

Integrations

Networking

Security

How to reset Windows administrator password

Resetting the administrator password of your Windows cloud server is fairly straightforward and will only take a few minutes to complete by following our step by step guide.

Security

Windows

iptables

How to setup iptables firewall effortlessly using ‘recent’ triggering and ipset

In this quick guide to iptables and ipset we'll put a stop to the ever so prevalent issue of brute force SSH attempts on Linux cloud servers.

Networking

Security

Rename disk

How to reset root password on Cloud Server

Resetting the root password of your cloud server is fairly straightforward and will only take a few minutes to complete.

Security

UpCloud services

How to install Let’s Encrypt on Nginx

This guide outlines the steps for installing their Certbot client and how to use it to manage certificates on your CentOS 7 server running Nginx.

Security

Web hosting

How to install Let’s Encrypt on Apache2

This guide outlines the steps for installing the Let's Encrypt certbot client and how to use it to manage certificates on Ubuntu 16.04 or later running Apache2.

Security

Web hosting

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