TXT is a DNS record, which contains information in human-readable form for external sources to obtain information regarding a particular Internet domain or subdomain. In the most common situation, this type of record is used to prove that you own a domain name in case you're trying to add it to an online search engine or to some website traffic analytics platform. Considering that just the domain address owner/administrator may add custom DNS records, the TXT record serves as a verification of ownership for the corporation providing the service. Another popular use for this type of records is the email SPF (Sender Policy Framework) protection, that ensures that an e-mail address shall not be spoofed and that people will not receive junk e-mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record features details about the mail server where your online messages arrive from and serves as proof that it's a dependable one. Because there are no restrictions concerning the content of this type of a record, you can include any other info as well.
TXT Records in Hosting
If you need a TXT record for any purpose for an Internet domain or a subdomain hosted inside a hosting account on our cutting-edge cloud platform, you're going to be able to create one easily even though you may not have previous experience with such matters. As our Hepsia Control Panel is quite intuitive, you'll employ a point & click user interface and you can create the new record in a few seconds. This is achieved with the DNS Records section of Hepsia through which control all records for your domain names and setting up a new TXT record requires choosing a domain or a subdomain and "TXT" from drop-down menus and typing the actual text inside a box - it is as basic as that. It takes only a couple of minutes for the new record to become active and to propagate, so in the event you need it to verify a website with some search engine, for example, you can ask them to check your site after you've set up the record and you should be all set.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
The custom-built Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, provided with all our semi-dedicated hosting plans, allows you to create a new TXT record very quickly and with no complications. It is quite user-friendly and includes a section dedicated to the DNS records of your domain names, so after you sign in and go there, you are able to choose the required domain name or subdomain from a drop-down list, pick out "TXT" as the type of the new record and enter the content which you want to be the actual text associated with the domain name. You can find a comprehensive step-by-step guide inside the CP as well and the new record is going to be working soon after you create it, so if you want it for web site validation, for example, you can just wait for a bit and then commence the verification process with the search engine where you're adding your website. If you have questions regarding the TXT records, our seasoned technical support team is going to be available 24/7 to assist you.