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Cloudflare domain registrar guide

Cloudflare is connection between a domain registrar and a user.

If you have a domain, which you want to connect to Short.cm, Cloudflare may become your DNS configurator.

Learn the instruction below on how to configure a domain name with Cloudflare.

  1. Sign in to Cloudflare.

  2. Add your domain to Cloudflare.

  3. Сhange the nameservers configured at your domain registrar to the Cloudlare ones.

  4. Wait a few hours and click on "Recheck Nameservers."

  5. When domain is active, select a "DNS" icon.

  6. Delete all A-records.

  7. Add "A" record with @ name and 52.21.33.16; 52.2.56.64 values (Short.cm IPs).

  8. Click on "Add a record."

  9. Go to Short.cm account. Click on "Add new domain."

  10. Input the domain to "Add your domain" field.

  11. Confirm your actions by clicking on "Add a domain."

  12. Wait a few hours and refresh a domain status in Short.cm domain settings.

Watch a step-by-step video instruction to avoid obstacles while configuring a domain.