how put a my domain name in my droplet?

September 7, 2014 2.1k views

i cant connect my domain name to my vps
can you helpme??

1 comment
  • Do you mean that you want to manage your DNS through Digital Ocean? If so, you must set your domain's nameservers to point to Digital Ocean nameservers (, You will then be able to manage DNS through the Digital Ocean interface. If you mean that you'd like to simply point a domain to your server, you need to set an A Record in your current DNS to point to your server's IP address.

2 Answers

Log in to your domain provider account, and be sure to set the DNS for your domain to:

After that you can configure, your DNS from your DigitalOcean account, I'm sure there must be lots of DigitalOcean tutorials about this.

Good Luck.

This tutorial here can help you setup your domain How to setup hostname with Digitalocean

by Etel Sverdlov
This article walks you through setting up the DNS for your site. The tutorial includes steps to set up an A records, point your nameservers, and provides some information about MX records.
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