Win10 VPS


create DigitalOcean Droplet: PREPARATION-VM

as its directly on the internet make any password long & complex

  1. apt-get update && apt-get upgrade
  2. apt-get install xfce4 firefox xrdp gzip gedit virtualbox
  3. echo xfce4-session >~/.xsession
  4. reboot

connect via RDP to DigitalOcean PREPARATION-VM

get: windows iso
virtio iso

Run Virtualbox
16 GB harddisk, type VDI,
vm called “win10” (lc)
In Settings:
– 2 CPUs
– Load Windows 10 CD into CD-ROM

  • Add new CD With VirtIO.ISO install windows with the virtio drivers for the virtio Network Card (NetKVM), the standard hard disk (viostor) and the SCSI hard disk (vioSCSI)
    Create Windows 10 user with long, complex password, as this machine we be directly on the internet by the end of this video. on Desktop :
    Copy contents of VirtIO cd to c:\cds\virtio\ directory
    enable remote desktop

Old Title of this Video : How to create an Windows 10 VPS on Contabo

VBoxManage clonehd ‘/root/VirtualBox VMs/win10/win10.vdi’ harddisk.raw –format raw

dd if=harddisk.raw status=progress | gzip –fast | dd of=WINDOWS_10-Pro-21H1.gz

ls [email protected]
rm harddisk.raw

In the Destination VM on contabo using vnc viewer

sudo su
ssh [email protected] dd if=WINDOWS_10-Pro-21H1.gz | gunzip | dd of=/dev/sda status=progress

Watch reboot via VNC

connect via RDP

device manager
search virtio for all unknown drivers

show disk management

extend c: driver
by Downloading,Installing & Running AOMEI Partion Assistant
move recovery partition to end of disk, expand C drive