TAG: nameservers

How to Create Custom Nameservers in Zpanel

Creating Custom Nameservers in ZPanel You can create custom nameservers from within ZPanel by logging into your ZPanel admin area and following the steps outlined below.   Select the DNS Manager located under the Domain Management section     Select your domain Click Edit     Under the A record section, set the following entries…

How to Set the Correct Nameserver to Your Domain

How Do I Setup Nameservers? This guide will walk you through how to change your Domain Nameserver and point it towards the right location, whether you want to point the DNS to Hostwinds servers or another 3rd party location. To change or set the DNS for your domain that was registered with Hostwinds, follow these…

How to Setup DNS in ZPanel

How do I Setup DNS in ZPanel? Follow these instructions to setup DNS in ZPanel. Login to ZPanel Click on the DNS Manager gridded globe icon in the Domain Management area     Using the drop down box, find the applicable domain and click Edit     Select the type of record you’d like to add or…

How do I Register a Domain?

Registering a domain simply requires finding a domain name you want that’s available and registering it. We offer domain registration for numerous TLDs. This will give you ownership of the domain for one year. When it’s almost been a year, you’ll be reminded to renew it if you wish to keep it. If you plan…

My Registrar Is Not Accepting The DNS Servers That I Have Entered

Your registrar may not be accepting your domain because of configuration limitations for the DNS zones.  This happens frequently with country specific domains.  Before pointing a domain to the country specific domain you need to fulfill their special requirements. If you find yourself running into this issue repeatedly follow these brief steps:   Recheck that…

Ensuring Your Website Will Load Correctly Before Updating Your Nameservers

How Can I Ensure My Website Will Load Correctly Before Updating the DNS? Transfer the necessary files you want to see to your new hosting account.  At this point, you can look at those files and how they function by adding your new hosting account’s IP address to your computers hosts file.  The host file location…

A General overview of DNS

What is DNS? Domain Name Servers, or DNS, is the internet’s guide to finding and connecting one source with another.  DNS is the computer directory that turns human identifiable names (domain names like yourdomain.com) into Internet Protocol (IP) addresses necessary (a series of numbers separated by periods) to be read by computers. When you enter…

Perform a DNS Cleanup

There may come a time when your DNS Zone Files become cluttered with useless records, or even duplicates. Fortunately cPanel have thought ahead on this and incorporated a feature into WHM to clean this up for us. WHM provides the ability to run a DNS Cleanup, which will clean up nameserver configuration settings. This is helpful…