- To check DNS propagation, first click on Check Now below and enter your domain name
- After that select NS in record box and click on search
- In dns propagation result you will get red mark and green mark in which green mark means ok and red mark means error and ip of your dns server will be shown and if your old dns server name or ip is changed then it means is that the propagation is almost done to a great extent
DNS Checker | DNS Propagation checker
|DNS Checker | DNS Propagation|
|Dns Propagation Period||4 – 24 Hours|
|Access Before Complete Propagation||VPN (Various Country)|
DNS Propagation is a very common process but DNS Propagation affects the Beginner a lot although in the DNS Propagation process the website may be unavailable for a few hours but it is not a permanent problem and nothing to fear but If you are very much concerned about propagation then this guide will prove to be very helpful for you.
DNS propagation is the process of connecting a domain name to a host that has the source host’s domain name server, and this process can take from 4 hours to 24 hours, during which some users may have problems accessing your website.
Whenever you will change the DNS server name in your domain, then you will face this problem, so it is not suggested to change the DNS server frequently.
DNS propagation will be in these situations
- If you change your host and go to another company’s host then there will be dns propagation because in this case you have to change the dns server in your domain account and you have to replace your old host dns with the new server’s dns
- If you use content delivery network and remove it and put your main dns server or you install content delivery network then propagation will still happen because in these situations also you have to change dns server
How to access website before DNS Propagation
In these situations most of the people answer will be no but our answer is yes yes you can access your website even before dns propagation. But if you want to access your website immediately after changing the DNS server then it is impossible though in some situations the propagation is done to a great extent in just a few minutes so that the website comes live.
But if after changing the dns server about 4 hours elapsed and propagation is still running and you are not able to access your website then there is another option with that you can very easily access your website even before dns propagation is completed.
For this you have to use VPN, so if you are on computer you can install vpn extension in chrome and if you are on mobile then you can download vpn from play store.
By opening VPN, you have to check your website at different locations because in some countries the propagation happens very quickly, then open your VPN and select the location United States in it and activate the VPN, now open your website in the browser You may now be able to access your website.
If you do not see your website live even after selecting that location, then you can choose any other location like Japan, India, UK etc. You can check your website at different locations 100% your website at some locations will be live.
That is, you will be able to access your website even before the access your website even before dns propagation is completed, but remember that even if you are able to access your website after activating VPN, you do not have to do anything on your website. You have to leave it as it is until the complete DNS propagation is completed and if once the DNS propagation is completed then your website will be live without VPN even at your location.
But if even after its taking more than 4 hours you should wait for few more hours, around 10 to 12 hours, after that definitely you will be able to access your website but if even after this you will not be able to access your website. If the DNS propagation of the website is not complete, then you should talk to your server company about this.
Precautions about DNS Propagation
During DNS propagation you cannot do anything on your website but you should take some precautions. If you are able to access your website before full DNS Propagation that’s great but You do not have to do anything on your website because the content you entered may be lost once DNS propagation is completed.
Error appearing after changing DNS server name?
Whenever DNS server will be changed then propagation process takes place and error appears on your website there is nothing to be afraid you have to wait for propagation the error will automatically go away It takes about 24 hours to complete, usually it takes only 4 to 10 hours.
How to check DNS propagation?
First of all in the above table click on check now and enter your domain name in the record select ms and search search result should show the IP or name of your new host or content delivery network if old then it means propagation process is still running you should wait.
Should I do something during propagation?
No you don’t have to do anything during dns propagation process because this is automated and in few hours your website will come live automatically.
DNS Propagation checker To check DNS propagation, first click on Check Now above and enter your domain name After that select NS in record box and click on search.
DNS Propagation time?
Usually takes 4 hours but it can take upto 10 hours but full Propagation takes 24 hours during you should not upload any content on your site.
DNS Propagation delay?
There is no delay time for Propagation because Propagation is same for every domain but CDN DNS change takes only few minutes to propagate but if you change host DNS server then it may take longer DNS Propagation delay.
How to know when DNS Propagation is complete?
Although DNS propagation can take up to 24 hours but if you want to check your DNS propagation status then first of all check your DNS propagation using the above mentioned process and if you want to see in which country your website is live. You can use a vpn for this, first select usa in vpn if about 1 hour has elapsed since dns changed definitely your website will be live in usa vpn.