Quick instructions for getting a custom url working with Netlify and 123-reg.
Custom URL with Netlify and 123-reg
- Update A record
123-reg > domain name > Advanced domain settings > Manage DNS (A, MX, CNAME, TXT, SRV) > Advanced DNS > Change top 'A' to 188.8.131.52 > Delete any other 'A' records.
More info here: https://www.netlify.com/docs/custom-domains/
- Update Nameservers
123-reg > domain name > Change Nameservers (DNS):
Netlify > Settings > Domain Management > HTTPS > SSL/TLS certificate > *
- Love this bit! The button here will automatically update and have the correct action you require e.g. first 'Custom domains panel' to set the domain, then when that's done it will update to 'Setup the Certificate', then 'Retry' (propagation can take up to 24 hours). Bravo Netlify 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻
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