domain name servers

How to Change or Update your DNS (domain name servers)

When you are reading this article I assume you already purchased a domain (suppose from godaddy) and want to host your website in a different webhosting server. Here in that article I’ll explain how to connect simply by changing DNS records of that domain. 

In the video, you didn’t find what you were looking for? Read the article below.

In order to change the DNS record follow the below metioned steps.

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Step 1: Login to your godaddy's account

Step 2: Click on DNS button

Under All Products section click DNS button beside of that particular domain  which you want to change the DNS records

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Step 3: Click on 'Change Nameservers' button

Select ‘Nameservers’ and then click on ‘Change Nameservers’ button

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Step 4: Enter two line of code provided by your hosting

A popup will now be visible. By default Godaddy nameservers are selected. Select I’ll use my own nameservers

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Click Save button. This is how you can connect your domain name with your hosting servers.

In every hosting you need to find the nameservers you will always has the option to add a domain name just follow that and in the end you will get the nameservers.

Here I’m showing you on godaddy but other providers might have the way little bit different but all of them has the option to add your custom nameservers.

NOTE: Wait till it get’s activated with new nameservers. They say it will take upto 24hours after saving the new domain name servers, but most of the cases it take just 10 to 30 minutes.

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