How to create a subdomain

To create a subdomain on your hosting account (eg. domain – letshost.ie, subdomain – kb.letshost.ie), please see the following steps: Log in to the cPanel control panel Click on Subdomains In the first box enter in the subdomain name (eg. test or m) Select the domain from the drop down in the second box Click on […]

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Setting up your domain with Google Apps Mail (Gsuite)

If you are hosting your email with Google/Gsuite/Google Apps, you will need to manually edit the DNS of your domain to connect the two. This is done by changing your domains Mail Exchanger (MX) records to the following (priority in brackets): ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM     (1) ALT1.ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM     (5) ALT2.ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM     (5) ALT3.ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM     (10) ALT4.ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM     […]

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Editing MX record via the Managed DNS feature in client area

If you wish to change where your email is being hosted, you need to edit its MX record. If you have a hosting account with LetsHost, please visit this link for instructions on how to edit your MX record. If you are using the Managed DNS feature in your client area for your domains DNS […]

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Post IE registration DNS queries/issues

IE domain specific DNS issues (Just after registration). This article concerns customers who wish to change/set DNS on a brand new IE domain and receive an error. If you have sent us documentation to secure your IE domain, the IEDR will email the email address provided with the registration once they accept the registration in […]

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How do I change my domains nameservers

To update the DNS nameservers of your domain, you will need to do this via your LetsHost client area. For step-by-step instructions, please see the following: Log in to your LetsHost client area Click on Domains > My Domains > Active (to the right of the domain listed) Under the Manage tab on the left, […]

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How long does a DNS change take to complete?

The amount of time a domain will take to start working varies depending on the change that has been made. If a DNS zone record (such as an MX record) was updated then the domain will usually take between 2 and 8 hours to start using the new record. If the nameservers were updated however […]

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How Can I Move My Website To You With No Downtime

This guide covers moving website data from a previous hosting provider to LetsHost. If you want to move your domain name (e.g. the web address and manage this under your account), please see our guide on transferring a domain to LetsHost. We would recommend that you allow at least two weeks before the contract with […]

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How do I set up Cloudflare on my website?

Cloudflare is a service that acts as a proxy between your website visitors and your hosting account. With Cloudflare, you can help protect your website against malicious traffic, save bandwidth and reduce average page load times. This service is included for free with your LetsHost hosting account. Please see the following steps on how to set […]

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How do I connect my domain to Wix?

In order to connect your domain name to your Wix website, you will need to use the DNS Manager feature in your client area. To do this, please follow these steps: Log in to your LetsHost client area and click on Domains > Managed DNS Click on Add New Zone Enter in your Domain Name […]

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Why am I seeing the LetsHost parking page instead of my website?

When domain names (primarily .ie domains) are registered without any corresponding hosting account, they will be set up on our parking nameservers – ns3.dnsireland.com and ns4.dnsireland.com. This allows applications for .ie domains to complete, as a DNS entry is required for the domain before the application will pass. To connect your new domain name to […]

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