How do I set up a CNAME record on my domain name?

123-reg domains

This FAQ will help you to set up a CNAME record

The below video and step by step instructions will show you how to create a CNAME record for your 123-reg domain name.

Before you begin, you will need to make sure that your nameservers are pointing to 123-reg.

For more information on changing your nameservers, check out this video and FAQ.

Creating a CNAME record


Log in to your 123-reg control panel

log in to 123-reg account


Have a look in the Domains section section.

scroll down to the web hosting section


Select your domain name using the drop-down menu and then click on the Manage button.

select your domain name and click on the manage button


In the advanced domain settings menu, click Manage DNS .

click on manage DNS


Now click on the Advanced DNS tab.

cick on the Advanced DNS tab


Using the drop-down menu, select CNAME

choose CNAME from the drop-down menu


In the Hostname field, enter www

enter www


In the Destination CNAME field enter in the CNAME record. This is the domain name that you wish for the CNAME record to point to.

enter domain name


Once you've entered in your details, click on add.

website redirect set up


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