How should I pass Namecheap's Domain Control Validation with DNS?

September 24, 2018 1.3k views
Ubuntu DNS

I have purchased a SSL ceritifcation from, I have chose to use DNS to verify my domain. Namecheap provided me a “HOST” ( and a TARGET (

How should I use these information to make validation? What should I input in DigitalOcean CNAME record?

Thank you.

1 Answer

This question was answered by @Hexcolyte:

Sure, simply put the verification .txt file on your server and it will validate. This is the guide I followed to get it done.

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