How to set up a free micro VPS on Google Cloud Platform

Configuring a virtual private server (VPS) on Google Cloud Platform that is “always free”

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Nov 21, 2018 · 5 min read
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free f1-micro configuration

Introduction

Create a test account on Google Cloud Platform

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Set up an f1-micro instance

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increase disk space to included 30 GB
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create VPS instance
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