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

You can use DKIM to add an additional level of security to the email you send via your domain name.

You can use DKIM (DomainKeys Identified Mail) to add an additional level of security to the email you send via your domain name.

To set up a DKIM record on your domain name, please do the following:

Firstly, you need to ensure your domain is pointed to the 123 Reg nameservers. Otherwise, you will not be able to configure the DNS zonefile.

Please note: It will take between 24-48 hours for any new nameserver (DNS) records to become active. For more information on changing your DNS records, please view the following article: How do I change the nameservers for my domain name?

Step 1 of 5

Start by logging in to your 123 Reg Control Panel.

 

Step 2 of 5

From there, select your desired domain from the drop-down menu within the Manage Active Products section and click Manage.

Alternatively, you can scroll down to the Domain names section and select the relevant domain name from the drop-down menu. Once selected, click Manage.

Select Manage

 

Step 3 of 5

Scroll down to the Advanced Domain Settings section and click Manage DNS.

Click Manage DNS

 

Step 4 of 5

Select the Advanced DNS tab near the top.

Select Advanced DNS

 

Step 5 of 5

On the next page, create a new record with the following information:

In the Type field, select TXT/SPF from the drop-down list.

In the Hostname field, enter the hostname you’ve been provided with (i.e. sl_domainkey).

In the Destination TXT/SPF field, enter the DKIM record that’s required.

Once done, click Add to save the new record.

Enter DKIM Details