How to register nameservers

Log in

Log in to your account:

  1. Click the ‘domain names’ button on the left menu.
  2. Click the ‘register DNS’ button on the left menu.
  3. If you are registering the nameservers for the first time use the ‘Register a NameServer Name’ section.
  4. If you have previously registered nameservers for your domain, use the ‘Update a NameServer IP’ button.
  5. Enter the information provided in the e-mail you would have received during your account setup procedure.
  6. This information is under the ‘Nameservers’ section and has two values in the following format: – IP address – IP address

Log in

If your domain is registered with BulkRegister you can set up name servers for that it.

    To create name servers using your domain name you must use the web interface.

  1. Click on the “List Domains” button
  2. From the list, click on the domain you want to create the name servers for.
  3. Click on the option, “Manage Name Servers” button
  4. Click on the option, “To create child name servers of this domain, click here.”
  5. Add the prefix you wish to use for that name server (the prefix, i.e. ns1, ns2), (the suffix, i.e. .com, .net, .org does not have to be included since it is already listed). The prefix is placed in the left hand box.
  6. Enter the corresponding IP address in the right hand box.
  7. Click on “Create Name Servers” button
  8. Verify that all changes are correct and click on “Confirm”

You must use valid IP Addresses for the nameservers

Network solutions

Log in

The nameservers servers will be in the format of :


To register your custom nameservers you must log on to your account with network solutions and complete the ‘Host registration form’, following the instructions.

Fill out the Network Solutions form:

You must fill the form for every nameserver you wish to create

General Information
Enter your e-mail address
Select “NEW”

Host Information
Host NIC Handle:
(leave blank)
Host Name:
Enter the nameserver you want to register (ex NS1.YOURDOMAIN.COM)
IP Address:
Enter the IP address of that nameserver

Contact Information
your contact info

Host Form Authorization Information
Select your desired Authentication Method, and press the “Generate Host Form” button
Press the “Mail this Host Form to me” button and a copy will be e-mailed to you.
YOU MUST now check your e-mail, and send the form back to Network Solutions for processing (just reply to their e-mail to send them back the template)
If you don’t send back the form they will not process your registration.


Log in to OpenSRS

In the Manage Name Servers section, you will see a link: “If you want to create or modify a name server which is based on {your domain} click here.”

Here you can register custom nameservers . All nameservers must be on an unique IP . Type the prefix and the IP address and click “Create Name Server“.

If you get this error : “Unable to create nameserver: Registry error, nameserver creation failed [Attribute value not unique]” it means that the IP entered is already used. You must use another IP address or delete the existing record on that IP

Go Daddy

Log in.

Click “My Account” on the upper left.

Login with your user/pass and click the “Domain List” button


  1. Click the domain that you wish to use for your nameservers
  2. Locate ‘Domain Host Information’ at the bottom.
  3. click ‘click here to add’
  4. Enter the first nameserver and IP
  5. Click ‘Register Name Server’
  6. Enter the second name server and IP
  7. Click ‘Register Name Server’
  8. Propagation can take up to 48 hours

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