TXT is a DNS record, which contains info in human-readable form for external sources to get information regarding a particular domain or subdomain. In the most common scenario, this kind of record is employed to prove that you own a domain name in case you are trying to add it to a search engine or to some website traffic analytics platform. Due to the fact that only the domain name owner/administrator is able to add custom DNS records, the TXT record works as a proof of ownership for the company supplying the service. Another popular use for this sort of records is the email SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, which helps to ensure that an email address shall not be spoofed and that individuals will not get unsolicited mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record includes info about the mail server where your online messages arrive from and functions as validation that it's a trusted one. As there are no restrictions regarding the content of this type of a record, you could also include any other info as well.

TXT Records in Website Hosting

All it takes to set up a new TXT record on our end is only a few clicks within the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, so if you employ a website hosting account from our company, you can create the record through a very user-friendly interface even if you have never done this before. After you sign in to your Control Panel, you will have to go to the DNS Records section where you can control all the records associated with your domain names and subdomains, click the New button and in the pop-up that will show up, simply choose the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and input the text that is required for the record. We also have a comprehensive Help article, but if you are not sure what you should do, our 24/7 tech support will help you and create the necessary record for you. The latter is going to be operating within the hour, in case you are validating your web site, for instance, you can ask the search engine to check your website again right after the record has been set up.

TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Hosting

A new TXT record could be set up effortlessly when you use a semi-dedicated server plan from our company as the Hepsia CP, provided with all of the accounts, is extremely user-friendly and it'll permit you to set up any record with simply a few mouse clicks. All Internet domain names and subdomains which you have in the account will be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll just have to select the one that you need, pick the record type, which will be TXT in this case, and type or copy/paste the required text. It will not take more than one hour for your new record to be fully active and to propagate around the world. Even if you are not tech-savvy, you simply won't encounter troubles to do that, but to be on the safe side, we've got an extensive guide in which you can find all the steps. Our tech support team will also be able to help you 24/7 with any questions you might have concerning the DNS records of your domain addresses.