TXT is a DNS record, containing data in human-readable form for external sources to obtain info about a particular domain or subdomain. In the most common case, this type of record is employed to prove that you own a domain name in case you are trying to add it to an online search engine or to some traffic analytics platform. Considering that only the domain address owner/administrator is able to add custom DNS records, the TXT record functions as a proof of ownership for the business offering the service. Another popular use for this kind of records is the email SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, which ensures that an email address shall not be spoofed and that people will not receive unsolicited mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record contains details about the mail server where your online messages come from and serves as confirmation that it's a dependable one. Since there are no rules concerning the content of this sort of a record, you can add any other info also.
TXT Records in Cloud Web Hosting
If you have a cloud web hosting account and you need to set up a TXT record for any reason for a domain or a subdomain hosted in it, you will be able to accomplish this with just a few mouse clicks in your Hepsia Control Panel. The new record is going to be functioning shortly after that, so a search engine, for example, can pick it up to confirm that you are the owner of a given Internet site in just minutes. You can set up the TXT record using the DNS Records section of your CP where you will also find all other records for your domain addresses. All you will need to do will be to choose the domain address or subdomain and also the record type through drop-down menus, enter the text content and save the change. If you're not sure how to proceed, you could also check out our step-by-step guide, which you could find in the Help section of your account, or you can get in touch with our technical support to help you out with the creation of the new record.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
A new TXT record could be set up for each and every domain address or subdomain which you have added to a semi-dedicated server account from our company and the Hepsia CP, included with all of the accounts created on our innovative cloud platform, will allow you to do this easily regardless of your level of understanding of such matters. All domains/subdomains you have will be listed in alphabetical order in a drop-down menu, so as soon as you choose the one that you require and you pick TXT as the record type, you'll simply need to enter the text that'll be the actual record and you will be all set. This is done inside the DNS Records section of the Control Panel and if you have any issues, you will find a step-by-step tutorial within the same section. Our technical support team shall also be there for you 24/7 and they can assist you with any questions you may have. Within an hour the new record will be working, so you can continue with the task you need it for.