This article provides you with steps to manage your DNS via cPanel Zone editor.


Step 1- Login to cPanel

  • Please see our article on logging into cPanel here.




Step 2- Click on Zone Editor in your Domains section.




Step 3- Click on Manage for the relevant domain.






INFO:  On the Mange Zone page you have the option to Create, Edit or Delete records. We will be cover each of these options below.



Creating New DNS records


  • To add a new record, select the record type via the drop-down menu and input the record's name, TTL, and destination. 





Editing Existing DNS records


  • Editing existing records is very simple, you would simply need to click the edit button next to the record you would like to update.



Deleting DNS records

  • Deleting DNS records is not reversible  so be very careful when using this option. We also recommend taking a screenshot of your DNS records before making changes or deleting so you have a record of them should you need to re-add the records later.
  • To delete a DNS record simply click the delete button next to the relevant DNS record.





TIP: Should you require more information regarding DNS we would advise reading up on articles such as What is DNS