How to Configure Your 1&1 Domain

Step-by-Step instructions to set up your 1&1 custom domain.

Please follow along to configure your 1&1 domain to use with WeddingWoo:

  1. When you log in to the 1&1 Control Panel, please click on " Domain Center", listed under the "Domains" header.

  2. Next to your domain name, click on the check box.

  3. After clicking on the check box, click on the drop down menu labeled " Domain Settings". Then, click on the option "Edit Basic Settings".

  4. Under " Basic Settings", you will see the label "Destination", click on the "Edit" button.

  5. Under " Destination", click on the "Redirect" option. Under "Redirect Settings", add your custom domain information in the "Redirection destination". In the example above, if your custom domain is walterandskyler.com, you'll want to input the value as "http://www.walterandskyler.com". And then for "Type", be sure the value is "HTTP redirect". Be sure to click on "Save" at the bottom right hand corner.

  6. Once you save your redirect changes, click on the "+" icon next to " Subdomain Overview". Then click on the "New" drop down menu on the left-hand side and click on the option "Create Subdomain".

  7. Next to the " Create Subdomain" label, please add the value as "www". Then click on the "Create Subdomain" button on the bottom right-hand side.

  8. Click on the "+" icon again next to " Subdomain Overview", then click on the check box next to the subdomain we just created. Then click on the "Subdomain Settings" drop down and then select the "Edit DNS Settings" option.

  9. Under " Advanced DNS Settings", next to "IP address (A Record)", select the "CNAME" option. Then, in the "Alias" field, input "domains.weddingwoo.com". Then click on the check box on the left hand side. After you make the changes, be sure to click on "Save" on the bottom right-hand side to update your changes.

That's it! :D

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