Compute Engine

Sign Up for Google Compute Engine

  1. Sign in to your Google account. If you don't already have one, sign up for an account.

  2. Go to the Developers Console. When prompted, select an existing project or create a new project.

  3. You should now be on the Google Compute Engine page. Click on Enable API to enable the API. If the API is already enabled, you can skip this step.

    Enable Compute Engine API

  4. Follow the prompts to set up billing. Google Compute Engine will prompt you to set up billing before you can use the service. It is not possible to use Google Compute Engine without activating billing.

That's it! You can now start using Google Compute Engine.

Using Google Compute Engine

Now that you are signed up with Google Compute Engine, you can: