Gandi Domain Configuration

Learn how to point your Gandi domain to a Pantheon site.

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Before You Begin

Be sure that you have a:

Locate Pantheon's DNS Values

Identify DNS values to point your domain to Pantheon:

  1. Navigate to the Site Dashboard and select the target environment (typically Live) then click Domains / HTTPS.
  2. Click the Details button next to your domain.

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Configure DNS Records on Gandi

A Record

  1. Navigate to the domain's management page and click Edit the zone.

  2. Click the Add button and select A from the type dropdown menu.

  3. Select desired Time to Live (TTL).

  4. Enter @ in the Name field and enter the A record value provided by Pantheon in the Value field.

  5. Click Submit.

AAAA Records

  1. Click the Add button and select AAAA from the type dropdown menu.
  2. Select desired Time to Live (TTL).
  3. Enter @ in the Name field and enter the first AAAA record value provided by Pantheon in the Value field.
  4. Click Submit.
  5. Repeat steps 1-5 for the second AAAA record value provided by Pantheon. There are two AAAA records for improved uptime and reliability.

A Record for subdomain

An A record is required to configure a subdomain (e.g., www.example.com).

  1. Click the Add button and select A from the type dropdown menu.
  2. Select desired Time to Live (TTL).
  3. Enter www in the Name field and enter the A record value provided by Pantheon (e.g. 23.185.0.2) in the Value field.
  4. Click Submit.
  5. Click the Activate this version button.

Gandi Docs

[Gandi's domain documentation.](https://docs.gandi.net/en/domain_names/index.html" target="blank)

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