Replace my ip address with domain name.

Posted December 21, 2014 14.7k views

I have setuped everything and is working very well. Now what I want is when a user enter ip address of droplet the url should be rewritten with my domain name.

I have created A record and CNAME record and the people can access it with ‘www’ and without 'www’. The only functionality I need is that to replace my ip address in the address bar with domain For Ex:- to

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Y.ou need to create a virtual host directive for your domain. Since you didn’t mention your server OS, please check these fine tutorials from DO:

by Etel Sverdlov
This tutorial shows you how to set up virtual hosts. Virtual Hosts are used to run more than one website or domain off of a single server and IP address. When used with nginx, virtual hosts are called Server Blocks. This tutorial covers setting up server blocks on a Centos server.