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Custom Name Servers
Posted by Ryan on 10 December 2013 09:48 AM

You are going to need the following information to create custom name servers.

Name ServerIP Address
ns1.openhost.net.nz 119.47.118.3
ns2.openhost.net.nz 118.127.36.158
ns3.openhost.net.nz 188.227.167.58


Note: Replace openhosttest.com with your actual domain name such as yourdomainname.com or yourdomainname.co.nz


To create custom name servers, please follow these steps.

Step 1. Log into your Control Panel and Select All My Domains from top right corner drop down box.

 

Step 2: Now click on All My Domains tab from top menu.

 

Step 3: Now select the your domain from list of domains you wish to create custom name servers for and go to DNS Zones tab.


Step 4: Click on New Record to create a new A-Record




Step 5: Creating an A-record for your first name server




Step 6: Repeating steps 4 and 5 Creating an A-record for your second name server




Step 7: Create a new NS record




Step 8: Creating the NS record for your first name server




Step 9: Creating the NS record for your second name server




Step 10: Delete your old NS records


 


Note: These changes will take 1 to 2 hours to take effect over the internet.

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