Why is my domain not resolving (or why won't my url forward) when using the required DNS records?

 

Make sure you click "Save" when you are done updating the DNS records. It can take up to 2 hours for any urlforward type  DNS changes to take effect. Additionally, DNS servers or local computers around the world may have cached any old DNS records, so you might have to allow a few hours for them to refresh their cache.

The standard period for DNS records to globally propagate is 24-72 hrs.

 

  • 35 Users Found This Useful
Was this answer helpful?

Related Articles

What is a subdomain?

A subdomain is prefix to your top level website address. The subdomain is placed in front of the...

Keeping your domain WHOIS information up-to-date and why

The WHOIS contact information is used for various purposes such as billing, technical issues,...

Using the "A" Record

Using this type of record allows you to associate a host with an IP address. The IP address that...

"MXE" (User Simplified)

Using a mail record allows you to specify the address of your mail server. When you use a mail...

The difference between "custom" and "registrar" name servers

When hosting your domain, your hosting company will provide you with name servers (or DNS...

Powered by WHMCompleteSolution