Walk-through: Add a DigitalOcean Account

1. Navigate to the "Settings" tab

Tap on the "Add Account..." row.


2. Select provider

Tap on "DigitalOcean" if you want to add an account for DigitalOcean.

Select provider

3. Enter your credentials

Enter your DigitalOcean client id and your API key.
It's recommended to copy & paste the information here in order to avoid typing mistakes.

When you are done, also enter a description for this account.

Enter credentials

4. Done?

The "Done" button turns blue when you've entered all required information.

Tap on it to add the account to CloudGorilla.

Credentials entered

5a. Verifying credentials

CloudGorilla is now trying to connect to DigitalOcean with the credentials provided.

Verifying credentials

5b. ERROR: No internet connection

It's possible that CloudGorilla cannot connect to the internet.

Check your internet settings, then try again.

Error no internet connection

5c. ERROR: Wrong credentials

Something has been wrong with the credentials provided.

Check your DigitalOcean client id and your API key, then try again.

Error wrong credentials

6. Account added ✓

If the provided credentials have been validated by DigitalOcean, CloudGorilla displays your newly added account under "Accounts".

If this has been the first account that has been added, CloudGorilla sets it as "Currently displayed". If not, you can select it by tapping on the top most row ("Account") and choose it from there.

Congrats, you're done! Now navigate to the "Overview" or "Instances" tab and select a DigitalOcean datacenter (cloud).

Success account added

7. Modify/Remove the account

If you want to change your account's credentials and description or remove it from CloudGorilla, you can do so by tapping on the account.

Modify account

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