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How to Install RunCloud on VPS Server (Step by Step)

VPS = Only for Developer

VPS + RunCloud = For Developer/Designer/Non-Techies 🙂

RunCloud is a free VPS management tool for everyone. Just install RunCloud, VPS will easy to use as cPanel Hosting.

RunCloud free features

  • Free for 1 Connected Server
  • Unlimited Web Application (WordPress, PHP,…)
  • Unlimited Domain Names
  • Multiple PHP Version per Web application
  • WordPress Installer
  • Offsite Web Application and Database Backup (30 GB)
  • File Manager
  • Unlimited Database
  • Server Update Configuration

RunCloud paid plan

RunCloud Paid plan provides a lot of advanced features, like as:

  • Free Let’s Encrypt SSL
  • Unlimited Connected Server
  • Multiple User Management
  • GIT Deployment Webhook
  • Cron Job Manager
  • Firewall Configuration
  • Server Health Monitoring & Notification
  • SSH Credential Management
  • Server Hook on Slack
  • and more 🙂

Learn more:

How to Install RunCloud on VPS Server

First, you need:

  • 1 VPS Server
  • 1 core CPU or higher
  • 512 MB Ram or higher
  • 1 GB SSD or higher
  • Ubuntu 16.04/18.04 (32 or 64 bit)

Next, we will start installing

1. Visit

and Click SIGN UP

Enter your Name, Email, Password


After clicking Create Free Account

Check your email

Click on Verity Registration



2. Login to RunCloud


3. Connect a New Server


4. Enter Your Server Info

You can enter anything on Name of Your Server & Server Provider.


5. Copy the code


6. Open Putty Software

  • Host Name (or IP Address): Server’s IP


If it show a popup, click Yes


After clicking Yes, a black window will appear


Type root and press Enter


Type your server password and press Enter

When you type in the password, nothing will appear. Don’t worry, just need the correct password, press Enter, it will show as below.


8. Paste code (Copied in step 5)

Just press Ctrl V to paste code, then press Enter


9. Wait 🙂


Install successful!


RunCloud will take you to Dashboard


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