If your domain name is pointed to our BasicDNS
(a legacy option), PremiumDNS
, you can connect to your Weebly account following these steps:
1. Sign in
to your Namecheap account
2. Select Domain List
from the left sidebar and click on the Manage
button next to your domain name:
3. Click on the Advanced DNS
tab and find the Host records
section. Then click on the Add New Record
button (are you unable to edit host records?
4. Now add two A records for @
hostnames pointing to 126.96.36.199
5. Save changes
using the corresponding green button. Normally, it takes 30 minutes
for newly created host records to take effect.NOTE
: It might take up to 48 hours for these changes to fully propagate on the Weebly side. During that time the website may not be available.
6. All newly registered domains are pointed to the default parking page
automatically (two last records in the screenshot below). The connection is configured with the help of URL Redirect and a CNAME record. Make sure that these records are removed and no other URL Redirect
(Unmasked/Masked/Permanent Redirect), A
records are created for @
Here is the example of conflicting records that should be removed:
After your settings have been activated, you need to make sure Weebly knows about your custom domain so that it can direct visitors to your site. Just log into your Weebly account and proceed with the changes in it.