TXT is a DNS record, that contains info in human-readable form for external sources to get information about a certain Internet domain or subdomain. In the most common situation, this sort of record is used to prove that you own a domain in case you are trying to add it to an online search engine or to some web traffic analytics platform. Since just the Internet domain owner/administrator may add custom DNS records, the TXT record works as a verification of ownership for the corporation supplying the service. Another popular use for this kind of records is the e-mail SPF (Sender Policy Framework) protection, that makes sure that a particular email address will not be spoofed and that others will not get junk e-mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record contains details about the mail server where your online messages arrive from and serves as confirmation that it is a dependable one. Since there are no restrictions about the content of this sort of a record, you could also include any other info as well.
TXT Records in Cloud Hosting
All it takes to set up a new TXT record on our end is a few clicks in the Hepsia hosting CP, so if you employ a cloud hosting account from our company, you are able to create the record using a very user-friendly interface even if you have never done such a thing before. Once you log in to your Control Panel, you'll have to head to the DNS Records section through which you can manage all records associated with your domain names and subdomains, click the New button and in the pop-up that shall show up, simply pick the hostname and the type (TXT) from drop-down menus and type the text you require for the record. We also have an in depth Help article, but if you are not sure what you should do, our 24/7 tech support team can help you and set up the required record for you. The latter shall be functioning within the hour, so if you are validating your site, for instance, you may ask the search engine to check your site again right after the record has been set up.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
A new TXT record can be set up without difficulty when you use a semi-dedicated server package from our company since the Hepsia Control Panel, provided with all accounts, is really user-friendly and it will permit you to set up any record with simply a few clicks. All domain addresses and subdomains which you have inside the account shall be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll simply have to choose the one that you need, pick the record type, that will be TXT in this case, and type or copy/paste the required text. It will not take more than an 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 experience problems to do that, but to be on the safe side, we have an extensive guide in which you can find all the steps. Our support team will also be able to assist you 24/7 with any questions you might have concerning the DNS records of your domain addresses.