How to use the DNS Snapshot tool

This guide will show LCN customers how to use the DNS snapshot tool. This feature allows LCN customers to restore a previous DNS record and is only available when you have Domain Proxy enabled on your domain. You can find out more on our Domain Proxy service here. The tool itself will create individual snapshots […]

How to use DNS Templates

This guide will show LCN customers how to use DNS Templates. The templates will allow you to easily point your domain name to the correct service LCN are providing, this ranges from Website Hosting, Website Builder and Email. Let’s get started… First login to your LCN Account and head to your Control Panel. Click on […]

Why are the DNS changes not showing on my updated domains?

All Internet hosts, including your computer when it is connected to the Internet, use a DNS server. Every time you go to a website, you need to look up the site’s IP address using the domain name of the website. Your request for this lookup is eventually passed to a DNS server somewhere. However, your […]

How to manage DNS settings in cPanel

This guide will explain how to manage DNS settings for domains hosted in cPanel. Let’s get started… To manage DNS settings for domains hosted using cPanel, you will first need to register and set up nameservers. You can then manage DNS settings by logging in to the WHM control panel after adding a domain account: […]

How to manage DNS in Plesk

This guide will explain how to manage DNS settings for domains in Plesk using either the Power-user or Service-provider interfaces. You can manage DNS settings for domains via Plesk if the nameservers for the domain are pointing to your Cloud-server. If the domain uses external nameservers then DNS settings can’t be managed through the Plesk […]

What is DNS?

If you’re here I’m sure your are wondering “what is DNS?” Well, all the computers connected to the internet are identified by a unique series of numbers called IP addresses (eg. 94.126.40.154). IP stands for Internet Protocol and these numbers are not easy to remember. Domains were invented because we find it easier to deal with […]

How to manage DNS settings in Vesta Control Panel

This guide will explain how to manage DNS settings for domains hosted in Vesta Control Panel. Let’s get started… To manage DNS settings for domains hosted using Vesta Control Panel, you will first need to register and set up nameservers. You can then manage DNS settings by going to the ‘DNS’ section of the control […]

SSL 2 Year Refresh

In September 2020, web browsers implemented a limitation that an SSL certificate would not be considered secure if its duration is more than 12 months. There are two main reasons for this change. 1. It means that changes in security technology can be rolled out faster without having to revoke large amounts of SSL certificates, […]

Web Hosting migration FAQ

This FAQ is to provide answers to those frequently asked questions for customers previewing their site in advance of our web hosting migration. What is happening? At the start of September, we’ll be moving your website to an upgraded platform in our new UK data centre and providing you with a whole host of new […]

How to create an A, AAAA, CNAME or TXT record

This guide is to help LCN customers in creating or editing their an A, AAAA, CNAME or TXT record to connect their domain to services. To understand the difference in these records see our guide here.  Please Note: Changes in DNS with LCN will only take effect if you are using our nameservers. For more information on changing your nameservers see our guide here.  […]