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Hostmonster: A Record Instructions


Editing your A Record points your base domain (e.g. yoursite.com) to your LaunchRock page.

  1. Log into the cPanel at www.hostmonster.com or login.hostmonster.com
  2. Select the DNS Zone Editor icon in the Domains section.
  3. Select the domain you are modifying from the drop-down box.
  4. Scroll down to the heading named ""Add DNS Record.
  5. In the Host Record field, enter ""@"" to point to your base domain.
  6. Leave the TTL field at it's default setting.
  7. Select A Record from the Type drop-down menu
  8. In the Points To field, enter
  9. Click Add Record

Note: To increase reliability you should create four A records and point each one to a different LaunchRock IP address:


    Congratulations! Your A record is now configured to point to LaunchRock.

    If you have trouble editing your A Records, you can check out the HostMonster tutorial pageOr, view a sample message to use when you contact HostMonster for further assistance.

    A CNAME record is required for your hosted Landing Page. Create your HostMonster CNAME record.

    Once you've modified your A records, it may take up to 72 hours for changes to update live.