How to Add Nameservers to a GoDaddy Domain

Posted by Lasantha Bandara on December 11th, 2014 File Under : domain, go daddy0 Comment

If you buy your domain name through GoDaddy and web space from another web hosting provider like Hostgator, then you need to setup your domain name's nameservers properly to connect your domain with hosting account. This easy to follow tutorial will show you how to connect your nameservers with your GoDaddy domain name. Each step has explained with pictures, but if you need any help related to this tutorial don't forget to leave a comment below.

First go to your GoDaddy account. Click on "DOMAINS".

GoDaddy My Account

Click on "Launch" button of your domain name.

Click on Launch Button of Your Domain Name

In next page, your GoDaddy Domain Name Details will be displayed.

Under "Domain Settings" -> "Nameservers", you can see current default nameservers for your domain name.

GoDaddy Domain Name Details

Click on "Manage". Now you will see a window similar to this:

Nameserver Settings

Select nameserver "Setup type" as "Custom" and Click "Add Nameserver".

Select Setup type as Custom and Click Add Nameserver

Now add your new namerserver details like this:

Add Your New Nameservers to GoDaddy Domain

Click "OK".

Now new nameservers will be displayed under custom nameservers details. Click "Save".

Save Your Nameservers Settings

Wait few minutes until domain settings has been updated and now new nameservers will be displayed under "Domain Settings" -> "Nameservers".

New Nameservers Added to Your Domain

Now you have successfully added your nameservers to GoDaddy.

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