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Does Cloudways Offer Name Servers (DNS Resolution)?January 1, 2016


In this KB

  • DNS Resolution
  • Domain Management


We don’t offer our own name servers as, by default, our platform doesn’t handle DNS queries for customers’ domains.

You can use your domain registrar’s (Namecheap, GoDaddy …) name servers and it’s DNS management facility to point your site to your Cloudways server. Alternatively, if you want us to manage your DNS needs, you can subscribe to our DNS Made Easy add-on and we will take care of everything.

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3 Responses

  1. John Thwaits says:

    Hi there, I’m trying to adjust the DNS settings of so that it’s live but can’t seem to find where I go to adjust that setting?

  2. Karl Shields says:

    This process would be a whole lot easier if there were some type of flow chart to follow? There are too many changes over the past few years to keep up with. This page did help:


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