Domain forwarding not working with prefix www
Godaddy, Bigrock, Bluehost and many other hosting service provider, provide a domain name, hosting and much more. But when we purchase a link to forward it to our custom link or We choose new URL for and want all traffic divert to new domain, we do forwarding.
My Domain is Forwarding but when prefix ,www it’s not.
If you domain myoldomain.com is forwarding to new URL but with prefixing www i.e. www.myoldomain.com is not forwording at all and says DNS error. For this, you’ve to login your Domain Name Provice Account say Godaddy account and check DNS settings. In that you’ve to ADD a CNAME where you’ve to add “www” in Host and symbol “@” in Point
Step by Step Process(We’re showing for Godaddy).
Step 1. Login to your Godaddy account.
Step 2. Now it will show your web urls, and some settings. Click on DNS management.
Step 3. Check DNS Records, and ADD a Value of CNAME pointing as shown in figure.
If you done with all above values, then you’ve successfully done it. Now wait for 30 minutes, usually 2 minutes. Your domain will forward with prefixing www too.