A TXT record, as the abbreviation implies, is a record, which contains data in human-readable form and not code. It could be set up for a domain address or a subdomain for many different purposes. Search engines, for instance, have different ways of verifying that you're the owner of a particular domain name and one of them is actually by creating a TXT record with specific text that they provide and which you should use as the record value. Exactly the same verification method is employed by some analytics platforms that keep track of the traffic to your Internet sites as well. However, in this case the content of the record will be read by a robot, but it will still be in human-readable form. A TXT record is furthermore employed when you enable the so-called SPF protection for your e-mails so that you can protect them from being forged. In such a case, the record contains info showing that a given electronic message is sent from a dependable and authorized mail server. You may use a TXT record for any sort of other information as well, such as your company details, for instance.

TXT Records in Cloud Web Hosting

All it takes to set up a new TXT record on our end is a few clicks within the Hepsia web hosting CP, so if you use a cloud web hosting account from our company, you shall be able to create the record using a very user-friendly interface even though you may have never done this before. After you log in to your CP, you'll have to head to the DNS Records section through which you can manage all of the records relevant to your Internet domain names and subdomains, click on the New button and in the pop-up that will show up, simply select the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and input the text you require for the record. We also have a comprehensive Help article, but if you are not sure how to handle it, our 24/7 tech support can help you and set up the necessary record for you. The latter shall be operating within the hour, so if you're verifying your web site, for instance, you may ask the search engine to check your website again immediately after the record has been created.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Several clicks using drop-down menus is all it takes to set up a new TXT record for any Internet domain or subdomain which is hosted in a semi-dedicated server account from our company, so when you need this kind of a record for any reason, you will not encounter any troubles even though you may have zero previous experience with such matters. Any domain which you have hosted or subdomain that you've set up your account shall be listed on the DNS Records section of your Hepsia CP, so you can choose the one you need, select TXT from a list of record types and type the text that you would like to be associated with this record. Within no more than an hour the record is going to propagate, so you can use it for whatever purpose you require it. We also have an in depth Help article and also a seasoned technical support team which is available 24/7 to assist you with the creation of a new record or any questions you may have regarding it.