A TXT record, as the abbreviation implies, is a record, that keeps info in human-readable form and not code. It could be set up for a domain name or a subdomain for various purposes. Search engines, for example, have different ways of confirming that you're the owner of a certain domain and one of them is by creating a TXT record with unique text that they provide and that you should use as the record value. The same verification method is employed by some analytics platforms that check the traffic to your web sites as well. Of course, in this case the content of the record will be read by a robot, but it'll still be in human-readable form. A TXT record is additionally employed when you activated the so-called SPF protection for your e-mails in order to prevent them from being forged. In cases like this, the record contains info showing that a certain digital message is sent from a trusted and authorized mail server. You can use a TXT record for any type of other information as well, such as your business details, as an example.

TXT Records in Shared Hosting

If you need a TXT record for any purpose for a domain or a subdomain hosted in a shared hosting account on our sophisticated cloud platform, you will be able to set up one easily even if you do not have previous experience with such matters. As our Hepsia CP is quite intuitive, you will use a point & click interface and you can create the new record within a matter of seconds. This is accomplished through the DNS Records section of Hepsia through which handle all records for your domains and creating a new TXT record requires picking an Internet domain or a subdomain and "TXT" from drop-down menus and entering the actual text inside a box - it is as easy as that. It takes only a few minutes for the new record to become active and to propagate, so if you need it to validate an Internet site with some search engine, for instance, you can ask them to check your site after you have set up the record and you should be all set.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers

The custom-built Hepsia website hosting CP, included with all of our semi-dedicated servers, will enable you to set up a new TXT record right away and with no difficulties. It is rather user-friendly and features a section committed to the DNS records of your Internet domain names, so as soon as you sign in and navigate to there, you could select the needed domain name or subdomain from a drop-down list, select "TXT" as the type of the new record and type in the content you want to be the actual text associated with the domain name. There is also an in depth step-by-step guide inside the CP as well and the new record shall be running soon after you create it, so if you need it for Internet site verification, for example, just wait for a bit and then start the verification process with the search engine in which you are adding your website. If you have any questions concerning the TXT records, our seasoned technical support team is going to be available 24/7 to help you.