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This article will show you how to set the nameservers for your domain purchased from (or transferred to) GreenGeeks.

Log in to your GreenGeeks Account Manager.

Click the “My Domains” link in the navigation menu, then click the “My Domains” link in the drop-down.

GreenGeeks dashboard domains

Click the “View Details” button for the domain you are working with.

GreenGeeks dashboard domains view details

Click the “Nameservers” link.

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You can find the nameservers to use on your domains in your GreenGeeks account set up email, but generally speaking, if you have an Ecosite account, you will use these name servers:

ns1.greengeeks.com
ns2.greengeeks.com

You can select “GreenGeeks Nameservers” from the drop-down, and the fields will be populated for you. Click the “Update Nameservers” button to save the name server settings.

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For reseller accounts, use these name servers:

ns1.websitehostserver.net
ns2.websitehostserver.net

You can select “GreenGeeks WhiteLabeled” from the drop-down, and the fields will be populated for you. Click the “Update Nameservers” button to save the name server settings.

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For VPS accounts, first, register your DNS to your VPS IP addresses, then go back to the “Nameservers” page in Account Manager to set the name servers for your domain.

Select “Custom Nameservers” from the drop-down and enter the name server information. Click the “Update Nameservers” button to save the name server settings.

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DNS changes take a bit of time to propagate throughout the internet, and that period varies depending on a number of factors. Typically though, DNS changes shouldn’t take more than a few hours to propagate.

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