Step-By-Step Guide to Setting Up DNS Records for Your Site with NameCheap
1. Access NameCheap Account:
Log in to your NameCheap account.
2. Access Domain List:
From the dashboard, navigate to the left-hand side of the page and select 'Domain List'.
3. Select Domain:
In the Domain List, locate the domain you want to use. Click on the 'Manage' option next to the domain name.
4. Access Advanced DNS Settings:
In the Domain Management page, locate and select the 'Advanced DNS' tab.
5. Add New CNAME Record:
Here, locate and click on '+ ADD NEW RECORD'. From the dropdown menu, select 'CNAME'.
6. Enter CNAME Record Details:
In the 'Host' field, enter 'www'. In the 'Target' field, enter 's.multiscreensite.com'. Select the Time to Live (TTL) from the dropdown menu - the default is recommended.
7. Save CNAME Record:
Click the green 'Save Changes' button.
8. Add First 'A' Record:
Click on '+ ADD NEW RECORD' again. This time, select 'A' from the dropdown menu. In the 'Host' field, enter '@'. In the 'Target' field, enter '220.127.116.11'. Choose the TTL (the default is recommended).
9. Save First 'A' Record:
Click the 'Save Changes' button.
10. Add Second 'A' Record:
Click '+ ADD NEW RECORD' once more, and again select 'A' from the dropdown. In the 'Host' field, enter '@'. This time, in the 'Target' field, enter '18.104.22.168'. Select TTL (the default is recommended).
11. Save Second 'A' Record:
Click 'Save Changes' to complete the process.