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Navigate to “Create Virtual Machine” tab on the top part of the HTRC Portal website, click on "HTRC Data Capsule" -> "Create Virtual Machine", and then you will be navigated to a capsule creation submission page.



Capsule Creation Request

On the VM Creation page, fill in the form.


Finally hit the "Create VM" button. The VM capsule creation procedure usually takes about 1 minute to complete. Refresh your screen to see if it has finished.



Capsule Status

After creating a VM capsule as shown in the previous step, you can examine the its status of the VM. In the development portalPortal, click on "HTRC Data Capsule" -> "Virtual Machines" on the top of the page, and you will be navigated to the VM list pagea page listing your VMs. It shows VM ID, status, actions of each VM capsule you have created.

By default the VM capsule you just created is not running, so you need to start the VM for running some computational  in order to log in and begin your analysis.