Network Solutions: CNAME Record Instructions

Creating a CNAME Record is required for your hosted Landing Page.

  1. Log in to your account at www.networksolutions.com
  2. In the left navigation bar, open nsWebAddress (Domains) menu by clicking the + icon
  3. Click Manage Domain Names
  4. On the Domain Details page for the domain you're using with LaunchRock, 
  5. select the Designated DNS radio button to the right of Change domain to point to
    • (If you've already configured advanced DNS settings, click Edit next to Advanced DNS Settings.) 
  6. Click the Apply Changes button. 
  7. Under the Advanced DNS Manager heading, click Manage Advanced DNS Records
  8. Under the Host Aliases (CNAME Records) heading, click Add/Edit
  9. In the Alias box, enter the subdomain you set in LaunchRock. 
    • If you picked signup.yoursite.com as your address, enter signup
  10. Select the radio button to the left of the Other Host box. 
  11. In the Other Host box, enter host.launchrock.com
  12. Click Continue
  13. Click Save Changes.

Congratulations! Your CNAME record is now configured to point to LaunchRock.

If you have trouble configuring your CNAME records, you can check out the Network Solutions tutorial page. Or, view a sample message to use when you contact Network Solutions for assistance.

To redirect your base domain edit your Network Solutions A Record

Once you've modified your A records, it may take up to 72 hours for changes to update live.

DNS & CNAME

  1. CNAME: General instructions for creating your CNAME record.
  2. A Record: General instructions for editing your A Record
  3. WWW: General instructions for redirecting the cname 'www' to your LaunchRock page.
  4. 123reg.com: CNAME Record Instructions
  5. 123reg.com: A Record Instructions
  6. 1&1: CNAME Record Instructions
  7. 1&1: A Record Instructions
  8. Bluehost: CNAME Record Instructions
  9. Bluehost: A Record Instructions
  10. CloudFlare: CNAME Record Instructions
  11. CloudFlare: A Record Instructions
  12. DNS Made Easy: CNAME Record Instructions
  13. DNS Made Easy: A Record Instructions
  14. DNS Park: CNAME Record Instructions
  15. DNS Park: A Record Instructions
  16. Domain.com: CNAME Record Instructions
  17. Domain.com: A Record Instructions
  18. Domainmonster: CNAME Record Instructions
  19. Domainmonster: A Record Instructions
  20. DreamHost: CNAME Record Instructions
  21. DreamHost: A Record Instructions
  22. Dyn: CNAME Record Instructions
  23. Dyn: A Record Instructions
  24. eNom: CNAME Record Instructions
  25. eNom: A Record Instructions
  26. eurodns: CNAME Record Instructions
  27. eurodns: A Record Instructions
  28. FatCow.com: CNAME Record Instructions
  29. FatCow.com: A Record Instructions
  30. gandi.net: CNAME Record Instructions
  31. gandi.net: A Record Instructions
  32. GoDaddy: CNAME Record Instructions
  33. GoDaddy: A Record Instructions
  34. HostGator: CNAME Record
  35. HostGator: A Record Instructions
  36. Hostmonster: CNAME Record Instructions
  37. Hostmonster: A Record Instructions
  38. IX webhosting: CNAME Record Instructions
  39. IX webhosting: A Record Instructions
  40. Linode: CNAME Record Instructions
  41. Linode: A Record Instructions
  42. (mt) MediaTemple: CNAME Record Instructions
  43. (mt) Media Temple: A Record Instructions
  44. MyDomain.com: CNAME Record Instructions
  45. MyDomain.com: A Record Instructions
  46. myhosting.com: CNAME Record Instructions
  47. myhosting.com: A Record Instructions
  48. Name.com: CNAME Record Instructions
  49. Name.com: A Record Instructions
  50. NameCheap: CNAME Record Instructions
  51. NameCheap: A Record Instructions
  52. Network Solutions: CNAME Record Instructions
  53. Network Solutions: A Record Instructions
  54. No-IP: CNAME Record Instructions
  55. No-IP: A Record Instructions
  56. OVH: CNAME Record Instructions
  57. OVH: A Record Instructions
  58. Pipe DNS: CNAME Record
  59. Pipe DNS: A Record Instructions
  60. Rackspace: CNAME Record Instructions
  61. Rackspace: A Record Instructions
  62. Register.com: CNAME Record Instructions
  63. Register.com: A Record Instructions
  64. Wild West Domains: CNAME Record Instructions
  65. Wild West Domains: A Record Instructions
  66. Wix.com: CNAME Record Instructions
  67. Wix.com: A Record Instructions
  68. Yahoo!SmallBusiness: CNAME Record Instructions
  69. Yahoo!SmallBusiness: A Record Instructions
  70. I need help with the A record. What should I tell my domain host?
  71. I need help with the CNAME record. What should I tell my domain host?
  72. Identifying Your Domain Host
  73. Restricted CNAME Records
  74. What is DNS propagation and why can it take up to 72 hours?

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