Setting up your cloud gaming rig with Paperspace + Parsec

Build your cloud gaming rig, 60 FPS, install any game. Creating your new cloud gaming machine takes less than 5 minutes.

3 years ago   •   1 min read

By David

5 Minute Setup Guide

1. Create a new Paperspace machine

After you've logged into Paperspace, create a new machine.

  • Choose the Parsec template
  • Choose your machine type
  • Select your desired region
  • Choose your storage — you can increase your storage at any time
  • Click Create

2. Launch the Parsec App on your new machine

  • When the machine says Ready, open your new Paperspace machine in your browser.
  • Sign in to the Parsec app. Click to save your Parsec password for automatic logins.
  • When prompted, choose to allow connections to this computer

Note: Do not use the Paperspace streaming at the same time while using Parsec.

3. Install the Parsec Client locally

Close Paperspace, download the Parsec Client on your local computer.

That's it! Share Paperspace with your friends and get free credit. Your unique referral code can be found under the Account tab in the console.

Installation Notes

Parsec Client System Requirements

Parsec is available for any Mac running macOS 10.9+, any PC with this hardware running Windows 7+, or the Raspberry Pi 3.

Machine Type

Parsec will only work on dedicated GPU machine types.

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