This topic provides help regarding our Free DNS offering. We now provide you with an advanced DNS option for your domain free of cost. Includes URL forwarding, Email forwarding and Dynamic DNS as well.
What is FreeDNS?
Why is this free?
How does FreeDNS work?
How do I authorize FreeDNS?
How do I set my domain to use Namecheap's FreeDNS service
How long will it take for Namecheap to verify my nameserver settings?
What services do you provide with FreeDNS?
What type of DNS records can I manage?
How do I set up host records for a domain when I use FreeDNS?
How do I set up URL redirect when I use your FreeDNS service?
How do I set up an email redirect when I use your FreeDNS service?
How reliable are Namecheap's nameservers?
Can I use Free DNS service as a backup to my current DNS?
How do I transfer a domain to Namecheap with minimal downtime?
Can you make DNS active for me before verifying my host settings?
I forgot to point the host to Namecheap nameservers within the verification period. What do I do now?
Is there a limit on the number of times I can change host settings when I use FreeDNS?
What is Dynamic DNS?
How do I set up Dynamic DNS if I’m using the FreeDNS service?
Do you provide any Dynamic DNS clients?
Can I use your Dynamic DNS client for a wildcard record?
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