How do I create a Docker droplet?

Posted April 18, 2020 11.6k views

I went here: and clicked the “Create Docker Droplet” button but I see no indication that the droplet it’s creating has Docker installed.

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Hi there @swearingendw,

Yes, you could use the image from the Marketplace to quickly deploy a Droplet with Docker preinstalled and configured.

If you need to install Docker manually on an existing Droplet, you could follow the steps from this tutorial here:

Hope that this helps!

by Brian Hogan
Docker is an application that simplifies the process of managing application processes in containers. In this tutorial, you'll install and use Docker Community Edition (CE) on Ubuntu 18.04. You'll install Docker itself, work with containers and images, and push an image to a Docker Repository.

never mind, it’s under Marketplace