Subdomain pointing to Spaces

Posted May 26, 2021 216 views
NetworkingDigitalOcean Spaces

Hi, I have a subdomain

I have pointed the Nameservers to DigitalOcean:

In Digitaloceans Network settings how do I now point it to my space

I would have thought that I would see my space in the WILL DIRECT TO dropdown?

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Hi there @davidtgill,

What I would usually do in this case is to add my main domain name to DigitalOcean and manage all of its DNS records through DigitalOcean. That way you could add a CNAME record for the specific subdomain.

The way you have it currently, the is considered as the main domain and you will not be able to add a CNAME record directly that way.

Alternatively, the way you currently have it set up, it should work with an extra subdomain, for example,

Let me know how it goes.