This topic presents the list of all topics containing Windows-only features or tasks.

TopicGuideWindows Specificity
InstancesAbout Instance LifecycleIaaS > Compute


  • Windows updates can slow down the stop of an instance
  • Force Stop

Accessing a Windows Instance

  • Accessing a Windows Instance Using Remote Desktop Applications
Accessing a Linux Instance from a Windows OS
  • Accessing a Linux Instance from a Windows OS Using Windows PuTTY
Configuring an Instance with User Data and 3DS OUTSCALE Tags
  • Adding a Script or Text in User Data
Installing the Required Virtio Drivers on Windows InstancesTechnical Guide
  • Windows-only procedure for instances launched using now deprecated OMIs
OMIsAbout OMIsIaaS > Compute
  • Windows instances require at least the v3 processor generation, 2 vCores and 4 GiB of memory
Official OMIs Reference
  • Windows OMIs
Creating an OMI from a Snapshot
  • Windows instances preparation before creating an OMI
Creating an OMI from an Instance
  • Windows instances preparation before creating an OMI
VolumesAbout VolumesIaaS > Storage
  • Volume attachments and device names
Initializing a Volume from an Instance
  • Windows-only procedure for formatting and mounting of a volume
Extending the Storage Capacity of a Volume of a Windows Instance
  • Windows-only procedure




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