how to know when nameserver change has occurred


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2013-09-30 9:06 pm EST

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Once I point the nameservers to my new website, how will I know when the change has occurred?

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Arn
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2013-09-30 9:18 pm EST
Hello,

Thanks for the question! Unfortunately, there's no specific time when the change occurs. It depends on the update occurring on the internet. This period of time -typically up to 24 hours - is known as DNS propagation. We do have a tool that you can use called the visual domain routing tool. You would see the name servers for InMotion assigned when the change is complete.

I hope that helps to answer your question! Please let us know if you have any further questions or comments.

Regards,
Arnel C.

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