First, you need to change your domain name server (DNS) settings -- this is also sometimes just referred to as "name servers". To do that, login to the service where you purchased your domain name, such as godaddy, or 1and1. Look for a link to manage or edit your domain names. You will want to change them to the custom name servers listed below:
Important note on email
If you currently have an email account through your registrar or through another service, once you change your DNS settings it will no longer work. There are 2 options to remedy this:
- If you want to continue using the same email service as before, we can add the appropriate records to your DNS so your current email service will keep Work.
- If you aren't worried about your old accounts, We can create brand new email accounts using HomeGauge's email service. They can use the same address.
If you want some guidance, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can guide you through the process.