How to update DNS entires

August 17, 2014 678 views

I use the snapshot to resize the new droplets and then I destoryed old droplets.now droplet is activing, but my site is offline..what do I neeed to do? my site is all cleared? I had tried to use the IP to visit my site,but it also didn't work..Someone told me to update DNS entires,who know how do that? ...I don't want my site was all cleared..
thank you all

1 Answer


It's a little unclear what you're asking. Any additional information you can share would help us help you.

It sounds like maybe you received a different IP address when you restored the droplet. Find your new IP address in the DigitalOcean control panel:

And update your DNS records to use that new IP address.

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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