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How to point DNS records from Name.com to Pressable

Category: FAQ | Last modified: May 19, 2021

Pointing Name.com Nameservers to Pressable

Log into your name.com account, and the select the domain name that you wish to edit. From the overview page click the “Manage Nameservers” link.

Edit the existing nameservers to use the following:

ns1.openhostingservice.com
ns2.openhostingservice.com
ns3.openhostingservice.com
ns4.openhostingservice.com
ns5.openhostingservice.com

Read name.com’s support article on how to update nameservers here: https://www.name.com/support/articles/205934547-Changing-nameservers-for-DNS-management

Note: that if you already have email hosting for your domain, we recommend getting in touch with us prior to changing the name servers to minimize/prevent any email downtime.

Pointing Name.com A Records to Pressable

Log into your name.com account, and the select the domain name that you wish to edit. From the domain overview page, select “Manage DNS Records”.

You will want to edit the existing A records for {your-domain.com} and {www.yourdomain.com} to point to one of the Pressable IPs. You will then need to create duplicate DNS records using the other IP address. When done, your DNS records will look similar to the following:

View name.com’s article on how to manage A records here:
https://www.name.com/support/articles/115004893508-Adding-an-A-record

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