Have you ordered a KVM server from Prepaid-Hoster and want to install Windows on it? No problem! In this guide, we’ll show you step by step how to set up Windows on your server.

Guide to Installing Windows

Login to the Web Interface

First, log in to the Prepaid-Hoster web interface. You can find the login page at this link.

  • Open Server Management Click on your server in the navigation and select the server where you want to install Windows. Open the Cloud Manager.
  • Install Operating System In the server dashboard, you will see a large „Install Operating System“ button. Click it to start the installation.
  • Select Operating System Choose „Windows Server 2019/2022 (Eval)“ from the list of available operating systems. This version is free for testing.
  • Start Installation Confirm your choice and click „Start Installation.“ The installation process will begin and may take a few minutes.
  • Establish Connection Once the installation is complete, you can connect to your new Windows server via Remote Desktop (RDP) using the credentials displayed in the web interface.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why do I need to install Windows myself? Our KVM servers come with a Linux operating system by default. Installing Windows takes only about 5 minutes.

What can I do if the installation fails? If the installation fails, first try again. If the problem persists, contact our support for further assistance.

Can I install a different version of Windows? Yes, you can also upload and install your own ISO file.

Support If you have any other questions or issues, our support team is always available. Simply contact us through the support ticket system in the web interface.