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Pointing domain to Wix's service

Summary

Wix provides the ability to use your Domain Name with your Wix site. To setup your your site to hosted by Wix and your email hosted by us, you will need to update the A Record for your domain and the mail DNS record.



Accessing the DNS Zone Editor

  1. Login to your cPanel account

  2. Scroll down to the Domains section

  3. Click the DNS Zone Editor

  4. /

Point your domain name to Wix

  1. Choose your domain name from the drop down list

  2. Click Edit, to the left of the A Record @ symbol

  3. /
  4. Enter the IP Address of 216.139.213.144 as the Destination

  5. /
  6. Click Save to save the changes

Keeping Email Hosted with HostMonster

  1. Delete the mail CNAME

    1. Click Delete, to the left of the mail CNAME

    2. /
    3. Confirm that you would like to delete the mail CNAME.

  2. Create the mail A Record: Enter the following for the new mail A Record, this is done in the Add DNS Record section.

    • Host Record: mail

    • TTL: 14400

    • Type: A Record

    • Points To: Enter the IP Address of your HostMonster hosting account. Note: Most often this is the same IP Address as the webmailwebdisk A records.

    For additional assistance in using your Domain Name with your Wix account please contact see Wix's support article .

    Knowledgebase Article 87,327 views bookmark tags: cname dns wix zone (updated 1287 days ago)


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