There are instances that you may want to use G Suite (Google Apps) with your hosting account in Vodien. Take note that all existing emails with your Vodien hosting account will no longer function when doing this process. Please be guided by the information below.
G Suite (Google Apps) with Vodien hosting through cPanel
Step 1. Log in to the cPanel.
Step 2. Click on Zone Editor under Domains panel.
Step 3. If you have more than one domain name, look for the domain name from the list. Click on “Manage” with the wrench icon.
Step 4. Look for your mail.domain.com and click “Edit”.
Step 5. Make sure that the record type is CNAME. Enter ghs.google.com as the destination and click “Save Record”.
Step 6. Add new MX records with the following information:
|PRIORITY||DESTINATION (Fully qualified domain)|
MX Record – Enter the following data:
- Name – it will show your domain name
- Priority – (above list)
- Destination – (above list)
Step 6. Click “Add Record” and do the same until you have added all 5 MX records.
G Suite (Google Apps) with Vodien hosting through Account Manager
If your domain name is registered and hosted with Vodien and you want to use G Suite for it, you may modify the DNS settings through the Account Manager. Please follow the step-by-step instructions below:
Step 1. Log in to your Account Manager.
Step 2. Click ‘Domains’.
Step 3. Choose the domain that you wish to add the DNS Record.
Step 4. Locate DNS Settings and click ‘DNS’ menu.
Step 5. From the “Connect to Your Favourite App” list, click “Google MX”.
Step 6. Click “Connect”.
Step 7. All existing MX records will be removed. Click “Override” to save the changes.
Note: It will take 12-24 hours for the DNS to propagate.
If you have further questions, please do not hesitate to contact our support team.