Setup custom domain for home page¶
https://onlineexammaker.com/This tutorial is a bit old, we will update this in a few days.
This tutorial will guide you how to set up your own domain to view your page of OnlineExamMaker
1. ADD A CNAME( ALIAS ) RECORD TO YOUR DOMAIN¶
What is CNAME?
A Canonical Name record (abbreviated as CNAME record) is a type of resource record in the Domain Name System (DNS) used to specify that a domain name is an alias for another domain, the “canonical” domain. All information, including subdomains, IP addresses, etc., are defined by the canonical domain.
CNAME RECORD – WIKIPEDIA, THE FREE ENCYCLOPEDIA¶
We assume your domain was registered at Godaddy for a example to demonstrate how to add a CNAME record
login to your account, and click the manage button at the right of DOMAINS menu
Find your domain in the list, and click the menu at the right side of your domain
At the DNS ZONE FILE tab menu, click the Add Record link
In the add record window
Select the record type to CNAME, set HOST to exam for example, and set the points to blank to page.onlineexammaker.com and then click Finish button
At the end, don’t forgot to click the Save changes button to save your settings.
then your domain exam.xxxx.com will be point to page.onlineexammaker.com
2. SETTINGS ON ONLINEEXAMMAKER¶
Sign in to OnlineExamMaker, click the personal page menu at the left.
fills your domain to the Custom Domain field, and click save, then, when you navigate to your domain, you will see your page of OnlineExamMaker,
for example, the following is a customer’s page