Configure IONOS by 1&1 for Dilingual

This guide will help you configuring the DNS settings for Dilingual.

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Login to IONOS

IONOS login screen

Visit the IONOS administration panel by going to "". Login using the credentials that you have used when creating your IONOS by 1&1 account.

If you don't remember your password anymore, use the "Forgot your password?" feature.

Choose the relevant domain

IONOS account overview

In the next step you will have to choose the relevant domain.

If you have configured "example.com" inside Dilingual, then this would be the right domain to choose.

Choose the DNS configuration section

IONOS Domain settings

You will then have to choose the DNS configuration section.

On the top you will see a blue navigation bar in which you have to choose "DNS".

View your DNS configuration

IONOS Domain configuration

The interface should now show you all configured DNS entries.

Don't be confused if there are additional or different entries, as every website uses different services and subdomain the configuration can also look different.

Add your DNS entry

IONOS Add DNS Record

In above screenshot you can see an "Add record" button, now click this button and enter the following details:

  • Type: CNAME
  • Hostname: The domain shown inside Dilingual (e.g. de.example.com)
  • Target: hosted.dilingual.com
  • TTL: 1 hour

The preview should look like this: de.example.com 3600 IN CNAME hosted.dilingual.com

Now press "Save" and the setup of Dilingual is completed.

Your website should now be accessible and translated under your new subdomain.

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