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NAME.COM DNS gotchas

NAME.COM DNS gotchas

  • if you want to use URL redirects make sure your A records point to 75.126.100.11
  • if you want to use EMAIL redirects do not click the “name.com email DNS template”
  • instead just add email redirects and MX3 to MX* will be added automatically

howto transfer your domains to @cloudflare and pay wholesale prices

howto transfer your domains to @cloudflare and pay wholesale prices

  • get a cloudflare account https://www.cloudflare.com/plans/
  • setup your domains to use cloudflare cdn (by using their nameservers)
  • wait a bit
  • click on option to transfer domain to cloudflare
  • unlock domain on current registrar
  • enter unlock code into cloudflare
  • wait for domain transfer to complete
  • change DNS to point to your servers IP address

NOTE domain redirects are broken on cloudflare so DO NOT use cloudflare unless you have an IP address for your server

more DNS choices

more DNS choices

diy DNS

DNS fun (from @cloudflare) !