Set up your domain with 123-Reg

If you have a domain from 123-Reg, then you need to reconfigure your DNS settings to point the domain at your Shopify store.

Set up your domain with 123-Reg

To set up your domain with 123-Reg:

  1. Log in to your 123-Reg control panel.

  2. Select the domain you want to configure from the Your domains drop-down, and click Manage:

    123-Reg control panel
  3. In the Advanced domain settings section, click Manage DNS:

    123-Reg 'Advanced domain settings' section
  4. Click Advanced DNS to view your DNS records:

    123-Reg 'Manage your DNS' page
  5. Click the edit entry button (to the right of the DESTINATION/TARGET column) for both the @ and * records.

  6. Change the DESTINATION/TARGET to Shopify's IP address:

  7. Save the changes. Your DNS table should look like this:

    123-Reg 'Advanced DNS records' page

To set up a new subdomain:

  1. In the Hostname field, enter the subdomain you want to configure. In this example, we're using the www subdomain.

  2. Under Type, select CNAME.

  3. In the Destination CNAME field, enter shops.myshopify.comCopy

  4. Click Add. Your DNS table should look like this:

123-Reg 'Advanced DNS records' page
  1. Click Verify connection in your Shopify admin to confirm that your custom domain has been connected to your store.

It can take up to 48 hours for changes to take effect.

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