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How to reset Domain settings

Hi,

 

I am using a GoDaddy domain for my github pages. I accidently deleted my DNS settings in domain. How can I reset back to old configurations? There is no any reset option. I searched everywhere.

 

There are only 2 entries now, mentioned below.

NS	@	ns05.domaincontrol.com	1 Hour	
NS	@	ns06.domaincontrol.com	1 Hour


Earlier it has some other domain configurations like ftp,  _domain connect.

 

Thanks,

Best regards.

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Re: How to reset Domain settings

Hi @lpsandaruwan,

 

you can force a reset by going into domains.... manage.... then switching from 'standard' to 'custom' then back to 'standard'. Default process should kick in. But if you are talking about the 'forward' function, you will need the address of where your site files are.

 

Any further problem then please speak with support.

Re: How to reset Domain settings

Thanks. It worked.

Anonymous
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Re: How to reset Domain settings

Cat Happy HTH!

Re: How to reset Domain settings

Hi, please tell me how to do it please. I could not find out how to switch as you said

Thank you in advance

Steve


@rammsteinium wrote:

Hi @lpsandaruwan,

 

you can force a reset by going into domains.... manage.... then switching from 'standard' to 'custom' then back to 'standard'. Default process should kick in. But if you are talking about the 'forward' function, you will need the address of where your site files are.

 

Any further problem then please speak with support.


 

Re: How to reset Domain settings

Hi, Please guide me how to switch as you said because I could not find switch function.

Thank you in advance


@rammsteinium wrote:

Hi @lpsandaruwan,

 

you can force a reset by going into domains.... manage.... then switching from 'standard' to 'custom' then back to 'standard'. Default process should kick in. But if you are talking about the 'forward' function, you will need the address of where your site files are.

 

Any further problem then please speak with support.


 

Re: How to reset Domain settings

...going into domains.... manage.... then switching from 'standard' to...

Please clarify. Precisely where is this option to switch? It is found in which link or menu?

Thanks

Re: How to reset Domain settings

hello, as of today 15/01/2018 the template of godaddy has been changed. pls can re-write the discription pls, im having the same problem

Re: How to reset Domain settings

Can someone or you specifically clarify the force reset steps in the domain...manage section

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Re: How to reset Domain settings

If you meant restoring the DNS to "default" settings, just scroll to the very bottom of the "DNS MANAGEMENT" page ( https://dcc.godaddy.com/manage/YOURDOMAIN.COM/dns )

 

and choose 'DEFAULT' on the Advanced Features section...

 

Re: How to reset Domain settings

There's no DEFAULT option in the Advanced Features section

Re: How to reset Domain settings

I have a domain that is registered elsewhere... and am using a managed domain in Godaddy's settings. (I hope I'm saying this right)

There is no option to set Default in the dns section of the page where suggested.

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Re: How to reset Domain settings

Looks like no one is interested in answering the queries. I can't even reset DNS on my own. How is Godaddy better than other services if they can't even provide the DNS reset feature?

Re: How to reset Domain settings

Agree with you

Re: How to reset Domain settings

Hi!

I just discovered how to do this. You need to go to DNS management, then scroll down where it says nameservers. Click on change. Then click on Default (instead of custom). It should return you to the old settings. Try this a few times if you don't see any change, and make sure to refresh your page. 😉

Re: How to reset Domain settings

You can go to https://dcc.godaddy.com/manage/dns?domainName=example.com, scroll down to find the Advanced Features section, change the 'Choose Template' dropdown below it to default and then click on 'Apply'.

Re: How to reset Domain settings

go to godaddy customer support. They can might be help you