TXT is a DNS record, containing info in human-readable form for external sources to obtain information regarding a certain domain or subdomain. In the most common situation, this sort of record is used to prove that you own a domain in case you are trying to add it to an Internet search engine or to some web traffic analytics platform. As just the Internet domain owner/administrator may add custom DNS records, the TXT record works as a verification of ownership for the corporation providing the service. Another popular use for this kind of records is the e-mail SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, which helps to ensure that an e-mail address shall not be spoofed and that others will not get unsolicited mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record includes info about the mail server where your online messages originate from and serves as verification that it's a reliable one. Since there are no regulations regarding the content of this type of a record, you can include any other info as well.

TXT Records in Cloud Website Hosting

All it takes to create a new TXT record on our end is only a few clicks in the Hepsia website hosting CP, so if you use a cloud website hosting account from our company, you can set up the record via a very user-friendly interface even though you may have never done this before. As you log in to your CP, you will have to go to the DNS Records section through which you can control all of the records relevant to your domain names and subdomains, click on the New button and in the pop-up that will appear, simply pick the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and input the text that is required for the record. We also have an in depth Help article, but if you aren't sure how to proceed, our 24/7 tech support can assist you and set up the required record for you. The latter will be working within the hour, in case you are validating your site, for example, you may ask the search engine to check your site again immediately after the record has been set up.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers

A new TXT record can be set up with ease if you employ a semi-dedicated server plan from our company as the Hepsia Control Panel, which comes with all of the accounts, is very user-friendly and it'll permit you to create any record with simply a few mouse clicks. All domain names and subdomains which you have within the account shall be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll simply have to choose the one that you need, pick the record type, that will be TXT in this case, and enter or copy/paste the required text. It won't take more than 1 hour for your new record to be 100% functioning and to propagate globally. If you are not tech-savvy, you simply won't experience problems to do this, but to be on the safe side, we've got a comprehensive guide where you can find all the steps. Our support department will also be able to aid you 24/7 with any questions you could have concerning the DNS records of your domain names.