123-Reg.co.uk Domain Names

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  • Visit http://www.123-reg.co.uk and login to your account.
  • Select your domain name from the drop-down menu and click Manage.
  • Select Manage DNS option under the Advanced Domain Settings heading.
  • Click the Advanced DNS tab.
  • You'll then be shown a list of all current DNS records. If your domain name still uses the default settings, there should be 2 records shown.
  • The first record shows an @ symbol in the DNS Entry column.
  • Click the Pencil icon to the right of it and update the Destination/Target to use the following values:
  • Click the Save button.
  • The second record in the list shows www in the DNS Entry column.
  • Click on the Trash Can icon to the right to completely remove this record.
  • Use the fields below the records to create a new entry.
  • In the Hostname box, enter www.
  • Select CNAME from the Type dropdown menu.
  • Enter shop.freewebstore.org. in the Destination field. Please ensure that you include the final "dot" at the end of that address.
  • Once the DNS record has been entered, click the Add new entry button.
  • It can take up to 48 hours for the DNS changes to filter through and become active, although it generally only takes a few hours. Once enough time has passed, login to your control panel and visit the Marketing > Domain Name section to attach the domain name to your store.