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    • Tutorial

      How To Migrate Linux Servers Part 1 - System Preparation

      There are many different considerations you should make when migrating from one system to another. In this guide, we will discuss how to prepare your source and target systems for a migration. This will include gettin...
      4 days agoBy Justin Ellingwood, Alex GarnettSystem ToolsFAQ
    • 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...
      4 days agoBy Josh BarnettGetting StartedFAQDigitalOceanConceptualCloud Computing
    • Question

      Do you think WordPress is better or Joomla?

      Please tell me your reasonI want to set up a store site, so I ask this question
      3 answers3 months agoBy yn1400tjFAQWordPress
    • Question

      Fastpanel keeps showing the Fastpanel logo and not the contents of the domain?

      Fastpanel keeps showing the fastpanel logo and not the contents of the domain? This is happening in the whole domain.
      1 answer5 months agoBy taonaFAQ
    • Tutorial

      Understanding IP Addresses, Subnets, and CIDR Notation for Networking

      IP addresses, networks, submasks, and CIDR notation can be difficult concepts to understand. In this guide, we will cover some of the ideas behind how these systems work together to allow computers to communicate over...
      5 months agoBy Justin EllingwoodNetworkingLinux BasicsConceptualFAQ
    • Question

      Cannot get past account verification, unable to click 'save payment method'.

      I cannot get past account verification. It shows as validating, then it stops and I cannot click ‘save payment method’ to proceed to the next step. I’ve tried three different credit cards and double-checked everything...
      Accepted Answer: Hey there! I would recommend opening a ticket to our billing team. They can look into this further. Hope it helps!Nate
      1 answer6 months agoBy yooyongFAQ
    • Tutorial

      Write for DOnations - Frequently Asked Questions

      This is a list of frequently asked questions about DigitalOcean’s Write for DOnations program.
      6 months agoBy Kathleen Juell, Brian HoganDigitalOceanDigitalOcean ArticlesFAQ
    • Tutorial

      OpenSSL Essentials: Working with SSL Certificates, Private Keys and CSRs

      This guide provides a quick reference to OpenSSL commands that are useful in common, everyday scenarios. Similar to a cheat sheet for OpenSSL commands.
      7 months agoBy Mitchell AnicasSecurityFAQ
    • Tutorial

      How To Troubleshoot Common HTTP Error Codes

      This guide focuses on identifying and troubleshooting the most commonly encountered HTTP error codes, i.e. 4xx and 5xx status codes, from a system administrator’s perspective. There are many situations that could caus...
      7 months agoBy Mitchell AnicasFAQApacheNginxConceptual
    • Question

      Why says this when I wanna start my minecraft server?

      [11:08:11 WARN]: Could not bind to host /$NativeIoException: bind(…) failed: Address already in use this is my private ip
      1 answer7 months agoBy andreichipesul06FAQ
    • Tutorial

      An Introduction to Linux Basics

      Linux may be daunting to learn about at first, but familiarising yourself with the operating system is easy. The basics are simple, and you’ll learn skills to arm yourself with knowledge in the future.
      9 months agoBy Justin KimLinux BasicsFAQInteractive
    • Question

      Running a Twitch Bot on DO

      Can i run my twitch host bot on DO? my issue is itsa .exe file can i put this on linux
      1 answer10 months agoBy danielemmabakerBuilding on DigitalOceanLinux BasicsC (language)DigitalOceanFAQ
    • Question

      how to recovery my droplet was remove

      how to recovery my droplet was remove??
      2 answers12 months agoBy nataliayin92FAQ
    • Question

      Help - My Shopify store is getting random add to carts and checkouts from Cilfton, New Jersey

      Hi all, I’m writing in hopes that someone could help me out. I have a Shopify e-com store that I’ve operated for the past 3 years. A little under a month ago, my marketing (Facebook Ads) and store analytics became ske...
      1 answer1 year agoBy samAxolotlSecurityVPNDigitalOceanFAQe-commerce
    • Question

      How to enable the KVM in the DigitalOcean Linux instance?

      I want to enable the KVM in the existing DigitalOcean Linux Instance.
      1 answer1 year agoBy animeshj755DigitalOcean DropletsFAQDigitalOcean
    • Question

      sign up question

      I paid $5 with PayPal, but I still stayed in the select payment method interface
      3 answers1 year agoBy All BlueFAQ
    • Question

      Does DigitalOcean support KVM or nested virtulzation ?

      Does DigitalOcean support KVM or nested virtualization ?I want to create a linux instance which supports KVM.
      Accepted Answer: Hello @animeshj755 Currently, DigitalOcean Droplets support KVM or nested virtualization in all regions. We do not recommend nested virtualization on the platform because there is often very poor performance. Instead,...
      1 answer1 year agoBy animeshj755DigitalOcean DropletsFAQDigitalOceanLinux BasicsUbuntu 20.04Debian 10DigitalOcean VPC
    • Question

      How do I delete my droplet

      I want to keep my account, and the remaning money that is on the account there, but I want to delete my droplet and stop getting charged from my account purse, you know what I mean?
      2 answers1 year agoBy andrazarh070PaymentsFAQ
    • Question

      Does anybody know how to fix this exec format error?

      star-trek-13 | 21:21:18 INFO[0013] RUN apt-get update && apt-get install -y --no-install-recommends git ca-certificatesstar-trek-13 | 21:21:18 INFO[0013] Taking snapshot of full filesystem…star-trek-13 | 21:21:20 INFO...
      2 answers1 year agoBy benroberts23FAQ
    • Question

      Payment Option query

      Please advise any other payment options other than monthly payment via credit card.For example, purchasing many credit with a single payment but use those credits on a monthly basis.
      1 answer1 year agoBy khinekhinetintFAQ