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how to forward godaddy domain to ec2 load balancer

In addition to the accepted answer, another option is to create an AWS hosted zone in AWS Route 53 following the steps below: Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the Amazon Route 53 ...
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AWS ELB endpoint in Godaddy

You want to use a CNAME record, something like my.web.thingy.org CNAME my-loadbalancer-1234567890.us-west-2.elb.amazonaws.com. http://docs.aws.amazon.com/ElasticLoadBalancing/latest/...
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DNS settings not saving or propagating

It appears that you haven't completed the registration process.
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How to Set PTR Record?

The PTR record (also called reverse DNS record) is not located in the domain's zone but in the ARPA's zone, as it relates to the IP address, not the domain name. That record needs to be created by ...
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How to refresh domain to open http rather than https?

This behavior sounds a lot like an HSTS (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_Strict_Transport_Security) header was set for the domain. The good news is that you can simply stop applying it and the ...
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Why should I use Amazon Route 53 over my registrar's DNS servers?

Recently switched from GoDaddy (was a client for almost 5 years of their DNS and domain registration services) to Route 53. Why GoDaddy was better for me than Route53: they do not charge you for DNS ...
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What's required for a nameserver to be registered?

This question is 13 years old, but things haven't changed. The accepted answer is useful, but here's a greater look at what's going on behind the scenes, just to help dot all the i's and cross all the ...
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after changing nameserver email not coming, Got domain from godaddy, site hosted on hostgator and gmail service from Google suite

If you delegate nameservers then the full setup belongs to the delegated nameservers (hostgator in your setup) and they will need to setup MX records for you. As, from your description it looks like ...
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Can't connect to GoDaddy VPS SMTP server

As you are using this SMTP server for outgoing mail, configure authenticated Message Submission (RFC 6409) to port 587 with STARTTLS (or SMTPS to port 465). You should be able to use this from almost ...
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DNS Name Not Resolving After Transfer to Route53

There are two areas in question in Route 53. You’ve referred to the “Hosted Zones” but you did not refer to the “Registered Domains” section. This can be seen in your screenshot. When you transfer a ...
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Should I transfer my domain to AWS? AWS Route53 price vs GoDaddy

AWS Route53 pricing is public, but AWS pricing can be confusing. There are two separate DNS functions, which can be separated: Domain registration DNS service Domain registration AWS charges $12 ...
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Mapping sub-domain in Godaddy, hosted at Google Cloud Platform

What you probably want to do in the immediate term: go into GoDaddy administration and tell it to automatically manage your DNS. This will change your registration records to point back to GoDaddy ...
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Can Route 53 nameservers be added to GoDaddy?

If you set your nameservers as Route53, then the only thing anybody is going to ask GoDaddy for is the reference to your Route53 nameservers. I think you are assuming that Route53 will do a 'zone ...
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Using SSL certificate issued by Godaddy for localhost website

You either: Connect to the the fully qualified hostname used in the certificate Don't use HTTPS for connections to localhost Generate a self-signed certificate that is valid for localhost
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SSL Certificate on migration to AWS

SSL Certificate works with Web-server. You can use one SSL Certificate on any Web-server it not depends on OS or Virtual environment. So you can keep it as is.
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File is uploaded to my server by someone

You are probably using a vulnerable application (maybe an old version of Wordpress, old themes, outdated plugins..., just guessing) and someone is using such a vulnerability to upload promiscuous ...
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Can we point godaddy DNS to aws s3 static website?

I am not really sure what you mean by this, but if you are asking if you can point alias.example.org via CNAME to mybucketid.s3.aws.com (or whatever they are called, don't use this) from an external ...
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When I type in the domain i bought from Godaddy it resolves to my wordpress from EC2 but it then switches to the Elastic IP for that EC2 instance?

Most likely you need to configure Wordpress to use the hostname, with SiteAdress and WordPress Adress https://codex.wordpress.org/Changing_The_Site_URL
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How to configure SSL through GoDaddy using AWS Certificate Manager?

AWS ACM certificates can only be used to secure connections for specific AWS services such as CloudFront CDN or ELBs as documented here: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/acm/latest/userguide/acm-services....
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Migration from GoDaddy to AWS Route 53: domain lost

Well, that's interesting. Your domain terahorse.com was transferred to Route 53, but the nameservers have not been changed to Route 53. You will need to perform the following two steps: Create a ...
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Install godaddy ssl certificate on nginx, pem, bundle, crt

It depends on what is inside the bundle. I am certain it contains the certification path up to the trusted CA, the question is: does it also include the end server certificate (it's the "full ...
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Remove RRSIG record from GoDaddy subdomain

RRSIG is a signature, related to DNSSEC. It is not an "hidden" record, but it can't be edited like any other record. Your zone is DNSSEC enabled, as the DS record can tell, and the full ...
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move DNS settings while URL stays active with forwarding

If we are talking about just a web address, then you should run the both systems parallel. Make your changes and allow DNS to propagate. After a sufficient amount of time turn off the retiring system ...
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How to Set PTR Record?

If your mail domain points to the GCE server's IP address, there is currently no way to add a PTR (reverse DNS), as this feature is not yet implemented by Google. It has been requested by many users.
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AWS Loadbalancer with godaddy - https configuration

You must create a CNAME record that maps your host name to the "DNS Name" of your Amazon Elastic Load Balancer. Since the IP address of load balancers may change, you cannot use an A record. Delete ...
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How to setup domain for Application Load Balancer with AWS Auto Scaling

Ideally you want to use Route 53 and add an alias record. It'll cost you $0.50 per month plus $0.40 per million DNS queries. Maybe $1 a month, probably less. However CloudFlare have an article on how ...
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Pointing a DNS to a URL in godaddy

You can't map a DNS A record to a URL. You need to use something like name based virtual hosts or host headers on your web server to direct the incoming traffic to the correct website.
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Email routable domains?

Receiving: You need an MX record for that domain (then it can be used to receive emails). A mail exchanger record (MX record) is a type of resource record in the Domain Name System that specifies a ...
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Adding https with Godaddy domain & beanstalk environment (ACM)

To synthesize an answer based on the comment thread: Usage of ELB requires that you can point your DNS names to the ELB via either CNAME or Alias (ANAME) records. You cannot use A records with ELB. ...
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How do I use gmail mailbox with custom domain?

Put simply, Google doesn't allow this directly unless you use GSuite. However, you can send and receive mail from an another address through Gmail as long as it has an existing POP3 or IMAP account ...
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