doctl is the official DigitalOcean command line interface (CLI).
doctl allows you to interact with the DigitalOcean API via the command line. It supports most functionality found in the control panel. You can create, configure, and destroy DigitalOcean resources like Droplets, Kubernetes clusters, firewalls, load balancers, database clusters, domains, and more.
doctl builds are available for Windows, macOS, and Linux.
doctl is open source software. Find the source code or report issues at the
digitalocean/doctl repository on GitHub.
Find additional tutorials on the DigitalOcean community site:
doctldoes not support the DigitalOcean Spaces API. However, because the Spaces API is S3-compatible, you can use S3-compatible command line tools like
s3cmdto manage Spaces.
Released v1.78.0 of doctl, the official DigitalOcean CLI. This release renames the
sandbox commands to
serverless. Aliases are provided for backwards compatibility. Additionally, the output of the
account get command now includes the name of the active team.
Released v1.77.0 of doctl, the official DigitalOcean CLI. This release deprecates the
floating-ip commands in favor of the new
For more information, see the full release notes.