React routes not working on Droplets

I deployed my static web app follow this guide:

But routes not working, sub page can’t access. ex: your_domain/about or your_domain/contact with error: 404 Not Found.

I found some similar topics but they do it with the App Platform not with Droplets

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Bobby Iliev
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August 21, 2021
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I believe that you need to have your / location set to the following in order for the routes to work:

location / {
  try_files $uri /index.html;

If this still does not work, could you share your whole Nginx server block here?

Regards, Bobby

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