DNS, which stands for domain name system, controls your domain name’s website and email settings. When visitors go to your domain name, its DNS settings control which company’s server it reaches out to.


For example, if you use 1-grid’s DNS settings, visitors will reach our servers when using your domain name. If you change those settings to user another company’s servers, visitors will reach them instead of us when visiting your domain.


DNS can be confusing. It’s made up of many different elements that control different aspects of your domain name. Here’s a quick explanation to commonly used DNS settings:



If your domain name uses our nameservers, you can view or change your domain name’s DNS through us via your control panel.


Here’s how you can manage your DNS zone within cPanel.

Here’s how you can manage your DNS zone within Website Panel (.Net)