Live Parts™ users get access to Live Parts running on a GPU-accelerated virtual machine, hosted by our partner Paperspace. You can access your Live Parts virtual machine through the Paperspace App. This article will review the core features of the Paperspace App to ensure you can easily open and use Live Parts.
During the Live Parts registration process, we will create a Paperspace account on your behalf. Following download and installation of the required software, you can launch the Paperspace App and log in using the email and password you created during the Live Parts registration process.
When you log-in to the Paperspace App, you are presented with a view of your console. The console has several tabs on the left side that allow you to access your Live Parts virtual machine as well as change your account settings.
- Machines tab. The Machines tab allows you to turn on and shut down your Live Parts virtual machine. From this tab, clicking on the "Live Parts Virtual Machine" tile will launch your Live Parts virtual machine. This tile also indicates your Live Parts virtual machine's on/off status (blue indicates on, gray indicates off).
If you would like to shut down your Live Parts virtual machine, you can do so from the Machines tab by clicking the gears icon on the top right of the tile and clicking Shutdown on the machine settings page that follows. If you are having issues with your Live Parts virtual machine, you can also Restart the machine from this page. Please refer to this article for more information on shutting down Live Parts.
- Account tab. The Account tab allows you to update your Paperspace account, including changing personal details, changing passwords, enabling two-factor authentication, and deactivating your account.
Menu Button to assist navigation while inside a virtual machine. Navigation options include returning to the console view, shutting down / restarting your Live Parts virtual machine, switching to fullscreen mode and logging out of the Paperspace App.
Please refer to this section for more information about Paperspace.