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How Do I Migrate To Distil: Domainmonster

Migrating Your Website to Distil Using Domainmonster DNS:

Domainmonster provides an easy to use and understand DNS system.  Migrating your Domainmonster domain is a simple process that involves two steps:

  • Change your CNAME record for www.website.com to point to a CNAME provided by Distil
  • Change your A Record entry for website.com to point to an IP provided by Distil 

Editing your www CNAME to point to Distil's Network

  1. Log in to your Domainmonster account
  2. locate Add Record
  3. in the record type menu
  4. In the Hostname field, enter www
  5. In the IP address field enter www.yourwebsite.com.distil.us
  6. Click add record 

Editing your root domain yourwebsite.com A Record to point to Distil's Network

  1. Log in to your Domainmonster account
  2. Open Manage DNS
  3. locate Add Record
  4. Select A in the record type menu
  5. Leave Hostname blank
  6. In the IP Address field enter the root domain IP address assigned to you by Distil in the Add Domain wizard in the Portal or your deployment email
  7. Click Add Record
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