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    • Question

      If two DigitalOcean accounts have the same domain setup but with different DNS settings, how does DigitalOcean know which account to use?

      I work for a company that manages about 10 other companies, one of those companies has decided to get their own development team so we are working on moving their resources to their own DigitalOcean account. Eventuall...
      1 answer8 days agoBy Kevin CorriganDigitalOceanDigitalOcean AccountsDNSNeeds Product Answer
    • Tutorial

      An Introduction to Cloud Hosting

      Cloud hosting is a method of using online servers in an affordable, scalable, and reliable way. In this guide, we will go over the common components in a cloud hosting environment, including different types of virtual...
      11 days agoBy Josh BarnettGetting StartedFAQDigitalOceanConceptualCloud Computing
    • Question

      Problem With OpenVpn in DigitalOcean droplets ( ports are closed ? )

      Hello , I tried New York droplet( its not NY its NJ I don’t know why ? ) , Germany , Netherland and San Francisco Droplets To install OpenVpn on them. I also tried OpenVpn Access Server From DO marketplace , but none ...
      3 answers12 days agoBy Milad AbediDigitalOceanVPN
    • Question

      Connect Mail with Pipedrive

      Hello, I’m having some issues when try to connect the mail with PipeDrive, here is what error says “Certificate error: Could not open socket: self signed certificate”. How do I solve this? Thank you.
      1 answer12 days agoBy Synergy DialerDigitalOcean
    • Question

      Redirect Loop on Wordpress site with IP adress as Domain name

      To preface my problem, I am using my droplets IP as site address. Nothing have become a problem for this 3 month, until 2 days ago. Suddenly my site can’t be opened with ERR_Too_Many_Redirect message. Using link redir...
      Accepted Answer: Eyy @shopramai448 , This problem is very typical in Wordpress, the ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECT sometimes originates by: Mistakes with Plugin Cache Optimization ( upgraded? ) Home page and site URL with configuration problem...
      1 answer17 days agoBy shopramai448DigitalOceanWordPress
    • Question

      How to change the domain from to

      I have purchased a domain name from Namecheap and it is as follows : , and I use each of the following services: 1 - My hosting is from Digital Ocean. 2 - I use Cloudflare as a CDN. Now where and how do I ...
      1 answer22 days agoBy tarekhussien53ApacheDigitalOceanDjango
    • Question

      How to block country to access website using NGINX in CentOS 8?

      Hi there, I am really new to this. I will appreciate if anyone can help on how to block country level access via NGINX. ThanksHetal
      2 answers25 days agoBy Hetal PatelCentOS 8DigitalOceanNginx
    • Question

      E-mail in Cpanel is not working but site is on Digital Ocean

      Hi guys, so as I set up probably stupid question about my problem but if you can help me I’m going to be grateful. So I created droplets on the digital ocean and set up my domain NS(1,2,3) record to DigitalOcean my we...
      2 answers26 days agoBy Marin IvandicDigitalOceanDigitalOcean DropletsDNSEmail
    • Question

      If I upgrade my plan will I loose my files and database?

      Should I download all my data and files, open a new droplet and reset everything in order to upgrade my plans? If not, where do I upgrade my plan, please? tks! ;-)
      1 answer29 days agoBy diegplblogConfiguration ManagementDigitalOcean
    • Question

      "domain already exist" problem

      I purchased the domain from namecheap.and I tried to add domain into my droplet.but when I click add domain button, I can see "domain already exists " I logged in namecheap and added digitalocean nameservers ...
      3 answers29 days agoBy fredrick jamesonDigitalOceanDNSWrite for DO
    • Question

      how to change domain status from free to busy? if I transferred it from another provider

      I gave all rights to the digitalocean domain but it is still for sale
      2 answers1 month agoBy LittleElectricBlueAnemoneDigitalOcean
    • Question

      Tried to Answer Questions and Mark As Accepted - Getting Error

      I’ve asked a question on this community 10 days ago and just realized I received answers. I want to mark each as accepted and reply to them. I’m getting the following error when I try: Any ideas? An error occurred: AP...
      1 answer1 month agoBy mpasqualiDigitalOcean
    • Question

      Support site down?

      It seems that the support site is currently inaccessable : . When we access this page, we are constantly getting the following error: OOPS, SOMETHING WENT WRONG Please use our ...
      1 answer1 month agoBy Dean LovettDigitalOcean
    • Question

      Migrate from Digital Ocean to Hostgator

      We need to do some migration setups, but since we haven’t seen much of Digital Ocean’s linux and servers, I needed this help.
      2 answers1 month agoBy LovableDarkCyanSubmarineDigitalOcean
    • Question

      mysql Database management

      Hey everyone I am new to digital ocean deployment environment, I deployed my Laravel app & created mysql db using terminal then migrate all my tables, my confusion start here how can I manage my db without terminal li...
      2 answers2 months agoBy showmore5DigitalOcean
    • Question

      How can I buy the droplet for 3 years

      I want to host my django website on digitalocean for 3 years but I didn’t found any option to buy droplet for 3 years and even digital ocean didn’t deduct any $ when I created a dropletPlease let me know the concept t...
      1 answer2 months agoBy Ujjwal GuptaBuilding on DigitalOceanDigitalOceanDigitalOcean Droplets
    • Question

      How to host a bot with digital Ocean only. Is it possible?

      Hello, how can I host a bot with Digital Ocean only? Is it even possible? If not how can I do it? Thanks
      1 answer2 months agoBy BubblyNavyShrimpDigitalOcean
    • Question

      I can't create ticket [{"message":"Insert failed. First exception on row 0;

      I need to open an support ticket asap.But every my try finished with error[{“message”:“Insert failed. First exception on row 0; first error: INVALID_TYPE_ON_FIELD_IN_RECORD, Is Logs Consent: value not of required type...
      1 answer2 months agoBy iriniksmiDigitalOcean
    • Question

      New droplets always give timeout

      Hello everyoneas the title says, i can not connect to any droplet, i tried directly withssh root@ip and i tried with puttyand i tried with winscpi tried creating droplets with password or with ssh keys, but no differe...
      3 answers2 months agoBy Motasem ZakarnehDeploymentDigitalOceanDigitalOcean DropletsDNSUbuntu 20.04
    • Question

      How to install qpdf on a DO app

      I have a D.O. app which is currently running that I need to install qpdf on. Given that there is no root access or sudo privileges available on the app, how do I install qpdf?
      1 answer2 months agoBy Alan LuckettDigitalOceanStrapi