Issue with Creating Domain API?

I was trying to make an A record in my DNS records when it returned a 403 error (checked in Network Viewer) I tried manually posting it with cURL, but it said “You are not allowed to perform this operation”. It is a brand new API key and it is also the correct domain in the API URL listed in cURL. Here’s the command I ran directly from API docs just edited for my domain:

curl -X POST \
  -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
  -H "Authorization: Bearer $DIGITALOCEAN_TOKEN" \
  -d '{"type":"A","name":"cdn","data":"","priority":null,"port":null,"ttl":1800,"weight":null,"flags":null,"tag":null}' \

Edit: removed my domain and IP from the command so I don’t doxx myself :)

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Update (7/3/23): Still not working… I unfortunately deleted one of the currently existing A records and now unable to add it back… most of my programs are broken now :/

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July 3, 2023

Hey @kxtzownsu,

I’ve experienced such errors in the distant past where generating a new key helped me resolve the issue.

Additionally, try using to see if that would help

`doctl auth init -t "API_TOKEN"

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