Flywheel provides each site with an IP address to which domains can be pointed. This is useful if you own, for example,
thisfinedomain.com, and would like it to resolve to a Flywheel site.
If you’re brand new to the world of domain names, some of the terminology may seem a little confusing. If you ever feel stuck, feel free to reference our Glossary of DNS terms.
wwwversion of the domain will be added (uncheck the box to skip this step)
You may see additional records in this section, especially if your domain was pointed to a different host previously. For now, we’re just going to be concerned with the A records, since they are the records responsible for pointing your domain to your website.
Be careful about modifying or deleting any other records – especially MX records, which are responsible for email. Also, it never hurts to take a screenshot before you start making changes.
Unless you have a subdomain setup, for example shop.thisfinedomain.com, you should only need one A record value. At the very least, make sure that you have one A record with @ set as the host which is pointing to your Flywheel IP address.
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