Question

IP isnot working

Posted April 30, 2021 104 views
Ubuntu

I created my first ubuntu applet, but now my public IP adress isnot responding. Additionally my domain host can´t connect to the name servers.

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Hello, @firegamer552x

Can you please verify that the droplet is online? You can check this in your DigitalOcean account, just navigate to the Droplets page and see if the status of the droplet is Active. You can also check if you can access the Droplet using the DigitalOcean console or try to perform a reboot.

For more information about the console you can check this tutorial:

https://docs.digitalocean.com/products/droplets/resources/console/

As for the DNS issue, can you please confirm if you’re using DigitalOcean’s nameservers and also if you’ve pointed the A record of the domain name to the IP address of the droplet? Keep in mind that due to ISP DNS cache and some other factors the DNS will need few hours in order to fully update.

Regards,
Alex