TXT is a DNS record, that contains information in human-readable form for external sources to get information about a specific Internet domain or subdomain. In the most common case, such a record is employed to prove that you own a domain if you are trying to add it to an Internet search engine or to some website traffic analytics platform. Considering that only the domain address owner/administrator may add custom DNS records, the TXT record functions as a proof of ownership for the firm offering the service. Another popular use for this sort of records is the e mail SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, that helps to ensure that an email address shall not be spoofed and that individuals will not receive junk mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record includes details about the mail server where your electronic messages come from and functions as validation that it's a reliable one. Because there are no restrictions about the content of this sort of a record, you could also include any other information also.
TXT Records in Website Hosting
If you have a website hosting account and you would like to set up a TXT record for any reason for a domain address or a subdomain hosted inside it, you will be able to accomplish this with only a few mouse clicks inside the Hepsia CP. The new record is going to be live right after that, so a search engine, for instance, can pick it up to confirm that you're the owner of a given web site in a matter of minutes. You can create the TXT record through the DNS Records section of your CP in which you shall also find all of the other records for your domain names. All you will have to do will be to pick the domain or subdomain and also the record type via drop-down menus, input the text content and save the change. If you are not sure what to do, you can even check our step-by-step guide, which you could discover in the Help section of your account, or you can also get in touch with our technical support to assist you with the creation of the new record.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
A new TXT record can be set up easily and quickly if you employ a semi-dedicated server plan from our company as the Hepsia CP, provided with all accounts, is incredibly user-friendly and it will enable you to set up any record with only a few clicks. All domain addresses and subdomains you have inside the account will be listed in a drop-down menu, so you'll simply have to select the one that you need, pick the record type, which will be TXT in this case, and enter or copy/paste the needed text. It won't take more than an hour for your new record to be entirely working and to propagate around the world. Even if you are not tech-savvy, you will not encounter complications to do this, but to be on the safe side, we also have a detailed guide where you can find all the steps. Our technical support department will also be able to assist you 24/7 with any questions you may have about the DNS records of your Internet domain names.