About the article

This article is a dedicated branch of "AMIMOTO Essential Training" for Namecheap. Before following this instructions, you'll need to follow above guide to register domain name to AMIMOTO and get domain verification records.

 

Sample domain and DNS records

Sample Domain: 

CloudFront Domains:

  • def456.cloudfront.net.

Sample Validation Records

For example.com

Name: _abcde.example.com
Type: CNAME
Value: _01234.acm-validations.aws. 

For www.example.com

Name: _hijkl.www.example.com
Type: CNAME
Value: _56789.acm-validations.aws.
 

Setting up validation DNS records

1. Navigate Login page

https://www.name.com/account/login.php
 

2. Click [MY DOMAINS] 

 

3. Click [Manage DNS Records] under [Quick Links] pulldown menu

4. Input validation record for example.com

TYPE: CNAME
HOST:  _abcd
ANSWER: _01234.acm-validations.aws
TTL: 300 (default)  

Click [Add Record] button to save values.

5.  Input validation record for www.example.com

TYPE: CNAME Record
HOST:  _hijkl.www.
ANSWER: _56789.acm-validations.aws.
TTL: 300 (default)  

Click [Add Record] button to save values.
 

6. Confirm added validation records

 

Setting up  DNS records, after completed domain verification.

7. Click [ADD NEW RECORD] to add an ALIAS record

ALIAS record forexample.com

TYPE: ANAME
HOST:  leave blank
ANSWER: def456.cloudfront.net.
TTL: 300 (default) 

Click [Add Record] button to save values.

8. Also, input  CNAME record for www.example.com

TYPE: CNAME Record
HOST:  www.
ANSWER: def456.cloudfront.net.
TTL: 300 (default) 

Click [Add Record] button to save values.

9. Confirm all records

That's all!

Did this answer your question?