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

1

Log in to your 123-reg control panel


log in to 123-reg account

2

Have a look in the Domains section section.

scroll down to the web hosting section


3

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


4

In the advanced domain settings menu, click Manage DNS .

click on manage DNS


5

Now click on the Advanced DNS tab.

cick on the Advanced DNS tab


6

Using the drop-down menu, select CNAME

choose CNAME from the drop-down menu


7

In the Hostname field, enter www

enter www


8

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


9

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


website redirect set up

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