How do I set up my DNS for Web forwarding?

This guide will explain how you can set up your DNS for web forwarding.

To allow your domain name to create a web forward, you need to ensure that your DNS is configured correctly by following the step-by-step instructions outlined below.

Firstly, you’ll 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?

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Start by logging in to your 123 Reg Control Panel.


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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


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

Click Manage DNS


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Select the Advanced DNS tab near the top.

Select Advanced DNS


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Select the Edit button next to the @ Type A record.


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From there, change the IP to and click Save to confirm your changes.


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Repeat steps 4 and 5 for the www Type A