ISOs

Creating a new instance with an ISO

From the Cloud Control panel, Hostwinds clients can click on Create Instance, this allows you to create a new instance. From there you can select ISOs under Select Instance Image. This will display several operating systems to choose from for your instance and the list is displayed by the Operating System name. Some Operating Systems have several versions to…

Detach ISO From Instance

Hostwinds clients can detach an ISO from any of their instances, from the Storage-ISOs menu option. The attached ISOs will be displayed on this page, and an option to detach from instance is found on the right. The above, is the steps to do so for any of your instances, however clients can also control ISOs on…

How To Upload Own ISO Image

If you already own a VPS, and want to upload your own ISO, Hostwinds makes this available to you in your Cloud Control > Cloud Portal.  If you are unfamiliar with how to locate your Cloud Portal, please review Cloud Control Overview.  Once in your Cloud Portal, you can follow these steps to change your created…

How To Attach ISO To Already Created Instance

If you already own a VPS, and want to install a different ISO, Hostwinds makes this available to you in your Cloud Control > Cloud Portal.  If you are unfamiliar with how to locate your Cloud Portal, please review Cloud Control Overview.  Once in your Cloud Portal, you can follow these steps to change your…

ISO Control Overview

Clients who are using the Cloud Control with Hostwinds are able to attach ISO files (Disk Images). This can be used to install custom operating systems, ISO files that have been provided by Hostwinds for upgrades or other custom actions.  You can also upload your own ISO to use if you would like as well.…