how do I find my wordpress CNAME and A names?

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  • #1748292

    mrshbee
    Member

    Hi – I’m trying to point my wordpress blog to my 123-reg domain (& keep the email working). If I change the nameserver, the email does not work & I think I need to add the CNAME & A Names into the 123-reg advanced DNS settings.

    How/where do I find what these are on my wordpress? (I’ve bought the wordpress site redirect updagrade).

    HELP!! (please!)

    The blog I need help with is mrsbee.co.uk.

    #1748447

    timethief
    Member

    Although mrsbee.co.uk has been registered, it is not using WordPress.com nameservers. You repoint the nameservers where you purchased the domain ie. at 1-2-3 not here.

    #1748448

    timethief
    Member

    I’ll tag this thread for a Staff follow-up. Please subscribe to the thread so you are notified when they respond and please be patient while waiting.

    #1748470

    mrshbee
    Member

    Hi – If I change the nameservers I loose the email (that I bought with the domain).

    Thanks for tagging for staff follow-up.

    #1748474

    mrshbee
    Member

    Found the things I need. Just waiting to see if everything is working – they joys of the 24-48hr wait! Should be ok now though

    #1748495

    jackiedana
    Member

    Sorry for the delay in replying. It sounds like you have everything sorted out now. Please let me know if you have any other questions.

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