Using a 3rd-party domain provider
If you've bought a domain from a 3rd-party provider, you'll need to reconfigure your DNS settings to point the domain at your Shopify-hosted storefront. We've included detailed instructions for some of the more popular domain providers.
Before you begin
Before you follow the instructions for your own provider, you should read about the general procedure for modifying your DNS settings.
If there are no instructions for your provider
If you can't see specific instructions for your 3rd-party domain registrar, you'll need to call them directly if you have problems assigning your custom domain to your Shopify store.
You might be able to do your own troubleshooting if you first read:
- our introduction to domains and associated terminology
- the general procedure for modifying your DNS settings.
What to tell your domain provider
If you do need to call your domain provider, take a look at our suggestions about what to tell them.