How to point Namecheap Domain to Cloudways (7 Steps)

To point a Domain name from Namecheap to Cloudways, juts follow these steps:

Step 1. Check IP address of your hosting

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Step 2. Go to Namecheap

Hover on Sign in > Fill your Username and Password > Sign in

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Step 3. Click on Domain List

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Step 4. Click on MANAGE

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Step 5. At NAMESERVERS, choose Namecheap BasicDNS

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Step 6. Click on Advanced DNS

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Step 7.

Click on ADD NEW RECORD

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First Record

  • Type: A Record
  • Host: @
  • Value: IP address of your Hosting, ex: 45.252.248.18
  • TTL: Automatic

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Second Record: Click on parkingpage.namecheap.com to edit this CNAME Record

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Change to:

  • Type: CNAME Record
  • Host: www
  • Value: your domain name, ex: example.com
  • TTL: Leave default

then click save

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Remove URL Redirect Record

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Done!

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