Create an Instance Snapshot

Log in to the dashboard.

Select the appropriate project from the drop down menu at the top left.

  • On the Project tab, Clink on the Compute tab
  • Click on the Instances category.
  • Click on the required instance from which to create a snapshot.
  • In the Overview tab, Click the first volume under Volumes Attached and in the actions drop down menu, click Create Snapshot.
  • In the Create Snapshot dialog box, enter a name for the snapshot, and click Create Volume Snapshot (Force).

To view the Genrated Snapshot and launch instance:

  • Click on the Volumes from left pan.
  • Click on Volume Snapshots tab to show the newly created instance volume snapshots.
  • Click on the actions drop down menu, Select Launch as Instance.