Domains Help

Change an A record

An A (host) record connects your domain name to your IP address. A records let users enter your domain name in a Web browser to access your website. They are the most common type of zone record.

If your domain is registered at another company, see the Domains registered at another company section below for instructions.

To change an A record

  1. Log in to your GoDaddy account.
  2. On your product list next to Domains, click the Text Icon (Plus sign button) to expand the list:
  3. Expand Domains List

  4. Next to the domain you want to manage, under the Action section, click on the Manage DNS button:
  5. Manage DNS Button

  6. On the Records list, next to A, click the Click pencil icon on existing MX records (pencil icon) and make any necessary changes.
  7. Click Save when finished.

To change an A record for domains registered at another company

  1. From the top menu, click the DNS tab, and select Manage Zones.
  2. Enter the domain name you want to use and click Search.
  3. On the Records list, next to A, click the Click pencil icon on existing MX records (pencil icon) and make any necessary changes.
  4. Click Save when finished.

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