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 Adding an A Record

Let's start with a brief explanation of DNS. DNS stands for Domain Name System. It converts human...

 DNS and Nameserver Changes

Navigation:  Nameservers A (IP addresses) MX (email) CNAMES SPF / DomainKeys  To get your...

 Domain Names - How long do DNS changes take?

When a domain is newly registered, the nameservers are changed, or DNS changes are made, you can...

 Domain Names - Registrar Transfer versus NameServer Change

There is often confused with the term "transfer" when it applies to domain names. Most people are...

 How do I clear my local DNS cache?

In this tutorial:  Flush Windows Cache Flush Mac OS X Cache Flush Linux Cache DNS resolves...

 How do I clear my local DNS cache?

In this tutorial:  Flush Windows Cache Flush Mac OS X Cache Flush Linux Cache DNS resolves...

 Updating Your Domain's DNS / Nameservers

How to Update your Domain's Nameservers     If you're migrating your website to...

 What is a name server?

Navigation:  Name servers? What am I using? freehostgate's name servers Update name servers...

 Where is my domain name routing?

When troubleshooting a website issue, if you were to start at step 1, it would be checking to...

 Why is my server slow / how do I run a ping and tracert test?

In this tutorial:  Windows Mac A number of factors contribute to how fast your connection to...