TXT is a DNS record, that contains information in human-readable form for external sources to obtain info about a specific domain name or subdomain. In the most common situation, this kind of record is employed to prove that you own a domain name in case you are trying to add it to an Internet search engine or to some web traffic analytics platform. Considering that just the domain name owner/administrator can add custom DNS records, the TXT record serves as a verification of ownership for the corporation supplying the service. Another popular use for this kind of records is the e mail SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, which makes sure that a particular email address will not be spoofed and that individuals will not get spam from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record features info about the mail server where your electronic messages arrive from and serves as validation that it's a reliable one. Because there are no standards concerning the content of this sort of a record, you could add any other info as well.

TXT Records in Shared Web Hosting

When you have a shared web hosting account and you need to create a TXT record for any reason for a domain or a subdomain hosted within it, you'll be able to accomplish this with a few mouse clicks inside the Hepsia CP. The new record will be live soon after that, so a search engine, for instance, can pick it up to verify that you are the owner of a given site within a few minutes. You can create the TXT record from the DNS Records section of your Control Panel where you will also find all the other records for your domain addresses. All you will need to do shall be to select the Internet domain or subdomain as well as the record type from drop-down menus, input the text content and save the change. If you aren't sure what you should do, you could also check our step-by-step guide, which you will find in the Help section of your account, or you can also get in touch with our technical support to help you out with the creation of the new record.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

A new TXT record can be set up effortlessly if you employ a semi-dedicated server plan from our company because the Hepsia CP, included with all of the accounts, is extremely user-friendly and it'll permit you to set up any record with just a few mouse clicks. All domains and subdomains you have inside the account are going to be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll simply have to choose the one that you need, select the record type, that will be TXT in this case, and type or copy/paste the needed text. It will not take more than one hour for your new record to be entirely working and to propagate worldwide. Even if you're not tech-savvy, you'll not encounter problems to do this, but to be on the safe side, we also have a thorough guide in which you can find all the steps. Our tech support team will also be able to aid you 24/7 with any questions you may have concerning the DNS records of your Internet domain names.