Pointing a domain to EasyStore means that you already bought a domain from another domain provider and you want to set it as your store URL in EasyStore.

When you already have a domain at Exabytes, you can point your domain to EasyStore by pointing the domain DNS Records as below :

  • A Record to our IP address [ ]

  • Set up your CNAME record [ yourdomainname.com ] without the www in front

Here we provide a step-by-step guideline for you to point the domain from Exabytes to EasyStore

Step 1 : Please log in to your Exabytes account.

Step 2 : After logging on your Exabytes account, you can see the options for Domains, select Domains > Manage DNS

  Step 3 : Edit your DNS zone.

Step 4 : Edit your domain A record and CNAME record as shown in the screenshot below. Please note that the presence and absence of www in both the records' name and Rdata.

📌 Note: Kindly ensure that there is only 1 A Record for your exact domain name.

Step 5 : Save change after you have completed changing your A Record and CNAME.

📌 Important note: Changing the DNS setting may take up to 24 hours to take effect. 

Step 6 : After you have pointed your domain to EasyStore. You will need to access your EasyStore account and go to Channels > Online Store > Domains

Step 7 : In your domain's settings, click on 'Add existing domain' under Active domain, enter your domain and click 'Confirm'.

Step 8 : Your domain will show 'Not verified' after you have added it. Click on the 'Not verified' and verify your domain

Step 9 : After you have verified it, click on the Edit button > Activate free SSL to secure your website. More about SSL certificate

Step 10 : Kindly wait for a few minutes, your domain status will turned 'Secured'

After you have completed all the steps above, your domain is ready to use now! 😍

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