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How To Change Domain

10 Easy Steps to move to new domain

tafreehm

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#1
tafreehm submitted a new resource:

How To Change Domain (version 1.0.0) - 10 Easy Steps to move to new domain

I have recently changed my forum’s domain name and I thought I should write a brief document for others if they would like to do the same in future.
This document is written for Linux server running Apache & SQL and of course Xenforo.
At this stage, I assume you already have bought a new domain and setup its DNS; and you have access to SSH.

Note: Replace everything in RED with actual information.

Step 1: Lock your current/live forum:
Go to Admin Cp > Options >...
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#2
Nice tutorial. I used SiteGround for hosting and they have a very easy way of changing domain name. It's easy like clicking the Change Primary Domain button>> Type in your new Domain name>> Hit save. Everything in your account will automatically re-name. Just sharing :)
 

tafreehm

Well-known member
#3
Nice tutorial. I used SiteGround for hosting and they have a very easy way of changing domain name. It's easy like clicking the Change Primary Domain button>> Type in your new Domain name>> Hit save. Everything in your account will automatically re-name. Just sharing :)
Good to know :). Their cloud hosting looks good.