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DNS Checker

Free Global DNS Checker

Enter a valid domain name and click “look up” for DNS records and propagation worldwide.
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If you’ve recently switched hosting providers or started a new website, the first few days are a critical time for DNS propagation. Our free DNS checker provides a free lookup service to check how far your domain has propagated or if there have been any problems.
Check what DNS servers around the world are reporting for your domain below.

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Frequently Asked DNS Questions
What is DNS?
DNS - or domain name system - is a phonebook of every web address on the internet.
The DNS system translates human-readable domain names into IP addresses, which is then used to connect users to the content they’re looking for.
An IP address is a long series of numbers and symbols that only a computer can remember. Since we’re humans, we use readable language to visit a URL (ex: nexcess.net). DNS links the computer version of your domain (IP address) to the readable URL in your browser bar.
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