How Do I Point My GoDaddy Domain To Another Host?

How do I connect my GoDaddy domain to another host?

Available with all accounts.

  • Log in to your GoDaddy account.
  • Click Web Hosting.
  • Next to the hosting account you want to use, click Manage.
  • From the More menu, select Hosted Domains.
  • Click Add Domain.
  • Enter the domain name in the Domain field.

How do I point my domain to another host?

Pointing your domain to hosting with A records

  1. Log into your account.
  2. Click on the My Domains button, located on the top right-hand corner.
  3. Click on the domain name you wish to create an A record for.
  4. Click Manage DNS Records.
  5. Here, you will add the desired A record, typically supplied by your website provider or host.

How do I point my domain name to an IP address GoDaddy?

Update my domain’s IP Address for forwarding

  • Click a domain name in the list below to go to its DNS Management page:
  • At the bottom of the Records section, click Add and select A from the drop-down list.
  • Complete the other fields:
  • Click Save.

How do I add a domain name to GoDaddy?

Add a CNAME record

  1. Log in to your GoDaddy account and open your product.
  2. Select your domain name from the list to access the Domain Settings page.
  3. Scroll down to the Additional Settings section and select Manage DNS.
  4. On the DNS Management page, at the bottom of the Records section, click Add.
  5. Select CNAME from the Type dropdown.

Setting up GoDaddy

  • Sign in to GoDaddy, go to the domains list, pick your domain or click on the manage button.
  • Select the DNS ZONE FILE tab.
  • Under the CName (Alias) table edit the one with the www which points to @
  • A window will pop, you have to update the POINTS TO field to match your heroku app, something like:

Can I transfer my GoDaddy domain to another host?

Transfer my domain away from GoDaddy. If you don’t want your domain name registered with GoDaddy, you can transfer it away to another registrar. You’ll start the process with GoDaddy, and complete it with your new registrar. If you are transferring a .UK domain name, you’ll need to request an update to the IPS tag.

Can I take my domain name to another host?

A lot of people register their domain names at one web host, and end up switching to another. Let’s recap the four steps you’ll need to follow if you want to transfer your domain name to a new host: Remove your domain lock and get an authorization code. Initiate a transfer with your new host.

Can I change my host and keep my domain name?

After you have all your files on both hosting accounts, it is time to change your domain name’s DNS. Your new host will provide you with the correct name servers (DNS). If you purchased your domain name from your host, you usually need to ask them to make the DNS changes for you.