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Compute Engine quickstart - Create a virtual machine

Author(s): @jscud ,   Published: 2019-07-31

Jeff Scudder | Software Engineer | Google

Contributed by Google employees.

Use this interactive walkthrough to learn how to create a virtual machine instance in Compute Engine using the Cloud Console. There are step-by-step instructions in the Learn panel on the right side of the Cloud Console to guide you.

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What you'll do

In this walkthrough you’ll do the following:

  • Create and configure a virtual machine (VM).
  • Create an index.html file.
  • Start a Python webserver.

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