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  • What can you do with a VPS?

  • Hosting a Server Among the commonest VPS uses is hosting a server. Anything that can be done on a server can be done on a VPS. On top of using it as your private server for gaming, you can also host things like media files, documents, and web applications.

  • Is it hard to set up a VPS?

  • Making the jump from shared hosting to a Virtual Private Server (VPS) is a relatively easy move. However, learning how to set up a VPS can be a bit trickier, especially if you鈥檝e never used the command line before.

  • Can I run a VPN on my own VPS?

  • By running a VPN server on your own VPS, you can configure the service based on your specific needs and allow connections from multiple clients, for a price that is cheaper than a single commercial VPN subscription. Still need a server to run your VPN on?

  • What is a VPS root account?

  • You can think of it as the equivalent of an administrator, but with even more power. When you set up a VPS, you鈥檒l start off with a single root account, which is the one you鈥檒l use to make the initial connection. If you鈥檙e using a Unix-based OS on your end, you can connect to your server directly from the command line.