Question

I can't find my domain I added previously

Posted November 1, 2020 86 views
DigitalOcean

I did create a new droplet and I’d like to add my domain. When I enter my domain I receive a message talking the domain alredy exists, but it doesn’t apear listed below for selection.

What can I do?

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Hey @aledruetta,

In our public community, we aim to answer open questions about anything SysAdmin, DigitalOcean and beyond. However, we make every attempt to keep personal information safe and so don’t ever access personal account information here. This means we can’t provide help with any account or billing-related issues.

I have asked our amazing support team to check-in on your ticket. They will be able to help you further where we cannot! :)

Hope that helps!
- KFSys.

Hello, @aledruetta

The system performs a DNS lookup to see if the domain has already been added to DigitalOcean. If it has, you’ll receive a message that says Data domain example.com: Name already exists. If the domain has not been previously added to DigitalOcean’s DNS service, it will be added.

It will be the best to address the issue to our amazing support team!

Hope that helps!
Regards,
Alex

  • I can’t add a domain because DigitalOcean says that domain already exists. This is true because I did add it in the past. But I can’t add the previously added domain to my droplet because DigitalOcean doesn’t show it as an existent domain.

    It’s insane…

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