How do I set up a custom email address with domain name?

I have digital ocean and google domains, and am trying to set up some custom email addresses using my domain name. I configured digitalocean’s nameservers to google domains.


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We generally don’t recommend sending email from your Droplets:

But to answer your question, it depends on your OS and what type of mail application you’re setting up. For example, on Ubuntu you have these options:

If you want to use G Suite with your Google domains, see this guide: