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It is possible with Ploi to use any other server provider then our native integrations. As long as your server provider can install a Ubuntu OS you're all set.

To start, first, create the server with your server provider. After that's done, ensure the created server has a root user and log in as root user.

Next, go to the server creation screen and press "Custom server", it will now show you a command you'll have to run as root user:

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Press the "Copy" button at the top of that textarea to completely copy over the command ensuring you didn't make any copy errors, like this:
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Now follow the rest of the guide by filling in the IP address and such. We recommend logging out of the SSH session you've earlier used to ensure you can't break down the installation when Ploi is running.

16 May 2022 (last updated 1 year ago)


Written by Dennis Smink

Dennis brings over 6 years of hands-on experience in server management, specializing in optimizing web services for scalability and security.

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