This post will introduce to you a new concept known as Virtual PCs which are just similar to VPS (Virtual Private Server), They can be used for various purposes like web hosting,proxy surfing etc. Many more uses are listed at the end of this article.
The Virtual PC that I will show you has high Upload Download Speeds and has the Linux Ubuntu Operating System Installed (You cannot change the OS) in it by default. The system also has all the essential softwares like Browsers (Google Chrome,Mozilla Firefox) , Office Software (Open Office Software), Zip Managers, FTP Clients (Filezilla) and many more useful softwares. Comes with 2GB of Online Storage.
The service is especially designed for iPads,Android and other types of Mobiles and Tablets that can access this Virtual Machine from it and use all the free applications included in it for use on these devices. Although this service is especially for Mobile Devices, They also provide support for desktops via Java Software. The sites states it provides 5 Days of Free Trial of this service for PC users.
- Java – Download from Here.
- Flash – Not compulsory but seen to increase performance. – Download from Here (scroll down for other versions).
Steps to Register and Access Virtual Machine.
Step 1. Go to AlwaysOnPC site and Click on Sign Up Link.
Step 2. Fill in the Register Form with Email and Password and other details like Name etc.
Step 3. Confirm the Email Verification by opening your Email and clicking on the Verify Link.
Step 4. After verification link is clicked, It will show your account is confirmed. Click on the Connect Button.
Step 5. Again click on Connect to my AlwaysOnPC.
Step 6. Hoping that you have installed the Java, You will get an option to Open/Save a .jnlp file. Click on Open > OK.
Step 7. In the next popup, Click on Run.
Step 8. After a moment, It will ask for Username and Password. Fill in the box with your Email you registered with and the Password you used when registering.
Step 9. After successful login, You will be presented with your Virtual Machine’s Desktop featuring all the Applications.
Step 10. Play with the Top Bar options like File Transfer,Full Screen etc. They are self explanatory. Click on Quit to exit the PC.
Tips on How You Can Use This Service.
- You can use this service to find a Fake Download, Especially if you are downloading Torrents, You can use this system to download the torrent on the Virtual Machine at high speed, Open it there and test if its Genuine then proceed with download on Original PC.
- You can use this PC as a Proxy when browsing sites for higher security.
- This PC can be used to download a Huge file, Compress it on the PC and reupload on another File Sharing site and Re-Download on Original PC.
- Same way if a download comes with unnecessary files that will waste your bandwidth but no way to separate them then download on virtual pc and repack and reupload on another server.
Buy The Full Version for Android or iPhone/iPad etc.
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