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How do I point a domain name to the server & swap primary domains

Category: Domain Names

InMotionFans
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2015-04-21 3:24 pm EST

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I have an established website with the domain name hosted at GoDaddy, which I want to keep at GoDaddy.
The website content is hosted somewhere else.

How do I point the GoDaddy domain name to my InMotion server, and change the primary domain to this new GoDaddy domain, then proceed with the cPanel restore?

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John-Paul
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2015-04-21 3:59 pm EST
Hello,

Thank you for your domain questions. We have a guide on helpful guide on How do I change the main domain name on my account?

Once you have changed your primary domain, setup any DNS entries you require, or migrate the files you will need. This is covered in our full guide How to migrate your website FROM another host TO InMotion Hosting.

Finally, Update Nameservers Godaddy.

If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.

Thank you,
John-Paul

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