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Adding A Records

  1. How to add an A record to your domain name. Please note: Before proceeding you will need to ensure you have created a DNS zone.

    1. Click on the Edit Zone icon next to your domains DNS zone
    2. Click the blue Add Record button
    3. Set Type to A

      Name: Enter @ to make use of your main domain, or enter .something. to add this as a subdomain.
      TTL: Set how many seconds will elapse before the record is refreshed in the DNS cache. The default record is normally fine.
      RDATA: Enter the IPv4 of the web server. E.g
    4. Click the green Add Record button.

    That’s it. You’ve now created an A record. Please note any DNS changes can take up to 24 hours to apply.

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Last modified: 2020/11/19 at 15:48 by Jamie