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Droplet Transfer Limits

My droplet comes with a 2TB transfer limit.

  1. Where can I track my droplet’s current transfer use for the billing cycle?

  2. Are we charged overages if we exceed this limit?

I have seen a few posts here in the forum, but it seems unclear whether or not the limits are currently in effect.

Any clear answer would be appreciated.

Thank you.

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As transfer limits are noted on the Droplet/Spaces Details, this information should be readily available without any setup on the clients behalf.


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Set up vnstat. The network connection to monitor varies from distribution to distribution. Note that 2T is a lot of data.

If you really think you are going to get close to the limit, I would suggest looking for a procedure to send an email at say 1.5T. But installing vnstat is the first step.