How to Change Machine Type on Google Cloud Platform

If the machine type you first created on Google Cloud Platform is not enough for your site, you can always change it from the dashboard. Please see below for details:

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Step 1: Login the Google Cloud Platform and click the menu icon on the left-top corner in the dashboard;

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Step 2: Click "Compute Engine" from the left menu, and select "VM instances" from the list;

Step 3: Select the proper VM instance and click the "STOP" button from the top of the page;

Step 4: Click on the project name when the green check mark in front of the project grey out;

Step 5: Click the "Edit" button from the top of the page;

Step 6: Select the new machine type from the drop-down list, and click the "Save" button at the bottom of the page;

Step 7: When finish all these changes, click "Start" to start the VM machines again.

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