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How do I reset my Droplet's root password?
You can reset your Droplet’s password using the control panel.
My droplet has high CPU or high RAM usage.
High RAM or CPU usage is normally the result of applications or kernel processes on the Droplet, not the physical host.
Can I have more than one WordPress instance installed?
You can serve multiple Wordpress instances from a single Droplet.
Can I have more than one domain on the same Droplet?
You can point multiple domains at a Droplet and server mutiple websites from it.
Why is SMTP blocked?
DigitalOcean blocks SMTP port 25 for some new accounts to prevent spam and other abuses of our platform.
Has my Droplet migration completed?
You can check to see if a Droplet’s migration has completed by checking its history.
Can I download a backup or snapshot?
You cannot currently download DigitalOcean backups or snapshots, but you can use third-party tools to save your data locally.
How do I manually back up my Droplet?
You can manually back up a Droplet using DigitalOcean snapshots or backups or, alternatively, using a third-party tool like rsync or SFTP.
How do I transfer a Droplet to another user?
You can transfer snapshots of Droplets to other users, who can then recreate the Droplet on their account from the snapshot.
How long will my backup or snapshot take to complete?
Creating a backup or snapshot takes roughly 2 minutes per GB of used space.