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*USER GUIDE FOR VPS BEGINNERS [#v97a7ba0]
***Let's get started a new website with DigitalSwift [#c6a4fb5d]
This user guide helps you to upload a new website to your VPS and see your website on the Internet. &br;&br;
COLOR(#0000ff):1. To sign up DigitalSwift's VPS:
First of all, please go to the "VPS PLANS" page from the top menu, select VPS plan you wish to use and click "Sign up". There are 3 steps to signup, please follow the steps and complete registration. After credit card transaction, you will receive an e-mail confirmation at the registered e-mail address. To login the DigitalSwift Manager, please access to the URL described on the e-mail or [[DigitalSwift:http://digitalswift.net/?l=en]]'s LOGIN page then enter your account name and password.&br;&br;
COLOR(#0000ff):2. Before connect to your VPS:
After logging in your DigitalSwift Manager, please confirm your signal is green.
(If the signal is Yellow or Red, please click the [START] or [RESTART] button.)
Here we will explain how to access your VPS desktop by using VNC.&br;&br;
Here we will explain how to access your VPS desktop by using VNC viewer.
COLOR(#0000ff):3. Open the VNC window:
If you don't have any VNC viewer, you can download "REAL VNC" from [[here:http://www.realvnc.com/products/free/4.1/index.html]] (free of charge).
At the DigitalSwift Manager page, enter VNC password and click the [START] button above the password.&br;&br;
COLOR(#0000ff):3. Setting of the VNC viewer:
Click the [Misc] tab, turn on the "Shared connection [do not disconnect other viewers]" then click [OK] button.
Enter your VNC IP address and port number. (Be sure to input ":", a colon, between IP address and port number such as "IP adresss:port number". ) Then click the [Option] button.
Enter your VNC password, the same password you entered on the manager page, and click [OK] button.&br;
For more details information to set up VNC viewer,
please refer to [[this page:http://digitalswift.net/wiki/index.php?How%20to%20install%20ISO%20file%203]].
Just push "Open" button for it at manager page.
If you cannot open it, please kindly try it with a different browser. For your reference, we confirmed that IE10, IE11 and latest Firefox can work without problem.
Now your VPS is launched.&br;&br;
COLOR(#0000ff):4. To access to the webmin:
Your Webmin page addres is following URL;&br;
http://[Your VPS IP address]:10000/&br;&br;
Please enter the "Username" and "Password" at the Webmin login page.&br;
(At the first time, please enter as following.) &br;
Username: root &br;
Password: registerd password at your signup&br;&br;
After logging in the Webmin, click "File Manager" from http://digitalswift.net/pics/start9.gif on the left menu.
The "File Manager" cannot run without Java Runtime Environment (JRE) on your browser. You can verify and download JRE from
You'll see a lot of folders, click this [var] -> [www] -> [html] and upload html files to "/var/www/html".&br;&br;
COLOR(#0000ff):5. To upload your html files:
"Upload Files" dialog box is showed up when you click this [Upload] "image" button on the top of the page.
"Upload Files" dialog box is showed up when you click the [Upload] button on the top of the page.
Click the [Browse] button at the "File to upload" and choose a file being upload.;
Please confirm that the upload directory is "/var/www/html", and click [Upload].
The file is uploaded into the "/var/www/html" of Webmin File Manager.&br;&br;
COLOR(#0000ff):6. To see your uploaded website: &br;
You can use following subdomain URL for your website.&br;
http://[Your VPS Name].digitalswift.net&br;
If your account name were "abc", the URL would be '''http://abc.digital.swift.net'''.&br;&br;
If your VPS name were "abc", the URL would be '''http://abc.digital.swift.net'''.&br;&br;
You can also check your website the following URL.&br;
http://[Your VPS IP address]/[Your file name]&br;
Now you got your homepage!