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Verify my GoDaddy Auctions® domain

If you’ve listed a domain on GoDaddy Auctions® that isn’t registered to your GoDaddy account, your domain ownership will have to be verified. A great way to verify and speed up the process is to add a TXT record to your domain.

  1. Go to the GoDaddy Auctions® page and log in to your account. (Need help logging in? Find your username or password.)
    select domain
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Under Domain Ownership Verification > TXT Record, select Copy.
  4. select copy
  5. Go to your DNS provider (outside of GoDaddy) and add the TXT record to your DNS zone file:
    • Host/Name: Enter @ to add the record to your root domain. 
    • Points to/Value: The TXT record you copied from your GoDaddy Auctions® listing. Be sure to enter the entire TXT record.
    • TTL:1 hour
  6. Save the new TXT record to your zone file.

Most DNS updates take effect within an hour, but could take up to 48 hours to update globally.

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