A TXT record, as the abbreviation suggests, is a record, that contains information in human-readable form and not code. It can be created for a domain or a subdomain for various purposes. Search engines like Google, for example, have different ways of verifying you are the owner of a given domain name and one of them is actually by creating a TXT record with specific text which they provide and which you need to use as the record value. The very same verification method is used by some analytics platforms that check the traffic to your Internet sites as well. However, in such a case the content of the record is going to be read by a robot, but it'll still be in human-readable form. A TXT record is furthermore used in case you activated the so-called SPF protection for your emails in order to shield 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 can use a TXT record for any kind of other information also, such as your business details, for example.

TXT Records in Cloud Hosting

If you have a cloud hosting account and you need to set up a TXT record for any reason for an Internet domain or a subdomain hosted inside it, you'll be able to achieve that with only a few mouse clicks inside your Hepsia CP. The new record shall be working soon after that, so a search engine, for instance, can pick it up to verify that you're the owner of a given website in just minutes. You can set up the TXT record in the DNS Records section of your Control Panel where you shall also find all of the other records for your domain addresses. All you will need to do shall be to pick the Internet domain or subdomain and also the record type via drop-down menus, input the text content and save the change. If you're not sure what you should do, you can even check our step-by-step guide, which you'll find in the Help section of your account, or you can contact our tech support team to assist you with the creation of the new record.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers

Several clicks using drop-down menus is all it will take to set up a new TXT record for any Internet domain or subdomain that's hosted inside a semi-dedicated server account from us, so in the event you need this type of a record for any reason, you'll not experience any issues even though you may have no previous experience with such matters. Any domain you have hosted or subdomain you have set up your account will be listed inside the DNS Records section of your Hepsia CP, so you can choose the one you need, choose TXT from a list of record types and type the text which you want to be associated with this record. Within around 1 hour the record is going to propagate, so you can use it for whatever purpose you need it. We have a detailed Help article and also a proficient technical support team that's available 24/7 to assist you with the creation of a new record or any questions you may have regarding it.