TXT is a DNS record, that contains info in human-readable form for external sources to gain info about a certain Internet domain or subdomain. In the most common situation, this sort of record is used to prove that you own a domain name if you're trying to add it to an Internet search engine or to some web traffic analytics platform. Considering that only the Internet domain owner/administrator can add custom DNS records, the TXT record functions as a proof of ownership for the corporation providing the service. Another popular use for this kind of records is the e mail SPF (Sender Policy Framework) security, that ensures that an e-mail address shall not be spoofed and that individuals will not receive junk mail from allegedly your mailbox. The TXT record includes details about the mail server where your electronic messages originate from and functions as confirmation that it's a reliable one. Since there are no standards about the content of this sort of a record, you can add any other info also.
TXT Records in Hosting
If you have a hosting account and you need to create a TXT record for any purpose for an Internet domain or a subdomain hosted in it, you will be able to achieve that with a few mouse clicks in the Hepsia Control Panel. The new record is going to be working soon after that, so a search engine, for example, can pick it up to confirm that you're the owner of a given site in just a few minutes. You can set up the TXT record from the DNS Records section of your CP where you will also find all the other records for your domain addresses. All you will need to do will be to choose the domain or subdomain and the record type through drop-down menus, type the text content and save the change. If you're not sure what you should do, you may also check out our step-by-step guide, which you can discover in the Help section of your account, or you can also contact our technical support to aid you with the creation of the new record.
TXT Records in Semi-dedicated Servers
A new TXT record could be created for each and every domain or subdomain which you have added to a semi-dedicated server account from our company and the Hepsia Control Panel, which comes with all the accounts created on our progressive cloud platform, will permit you to do this with ease no matter your level of knowledge about such matters. All domains/subdomains which you have shall be listed in alphabetical order within a drop-down menu, so as soon as you choose the one that you require and you select TXT as the record type, you will simply have to enter the text that'll be the actual record and you will be ready. This is done inside the DNS Records section of the CP and if you experience any issues, you will find a step-by-step tutorial within the exact same section. Our tech support team will also be there for you 24/7 and they can assist you with any questions you might have. Within an hour the new record will be operational, so you can carry on with the job you require it for.