Setting up email forwarding with DigitalOcean

1. Configure MX records

  • In your DigitalOcean account, navigate to Networking -> Domains and select the domain for which you are setting up email forwarding.
  • Under "Create new record", choose MX as the record type, put "@" in the "HOSTNAME" field, "" into the "MAIL PROVIDERS MAIL SERVER" and 10 into the "PRIORITY" field.
    Click "Create Record"
  • Repeat the previous step once again, this time specifying "" as the mail provider's mail server and 20 as the priority.

2. Enable forwarding

All messages sent to * will be forwarded to this address.