How do I create a TXT record?

How do I create a TXT record?

Have in mind it can take some time before any DNS changes take effect. Say for an A-record, CNAME, MX-record, TXT-record – It could easily take up to 4 hours. For name servers – it is about 24 hours. Occasionally it could reach up to 36 hours.

TXT-records are often used for website ownership authentication.

  1. Log in your hosting control panel (


  2. At the top follow 'My Products' > 'DNS & forwarding management'.

    DNS & forwarding management

  3. In the table you will see your hosts. Click on ‘DNS & forwarding’ for the host you need to add a TXT-record to.

    DNS & forwarding

  4. In the vertical menu to your left, select the 'TXT-records' option.


  5. Put in the TXT rules box the TXT-record value.


  6. Click on the '+ Add' button.