Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Documentation

Connecting to Your Windows Instance

You connect to a running Windows instance using Remote Desktop.

Before You Begin

  • You know the public IP address and initial password of your instance, see Launching a Windows Instance.
  • You have Remote Desktop installed.
Connecting to Your Windows Instance from a Remote Desktop Client

Running Administrative Tasks on the Instance

The default user, opc, has administrative privileges.

What's Next

Now that you've got an instance and have successfully connected to it, consider the following next steps: