How to connect domain hosted in Openprovider with Shopify ?

This article describes the process of connecting the domain hosted in Openprovider with Shopify!




If you are hosting a domain in Openprovider, there are just a few steps to follow that will let you connect your domain with Shopify. 

First step would be to change DNS records for your domain. To do so:


  1. Log in to the Reseller Control Panel and navigate to Domains Overview



2. Select the domain you want to connect with Shopify:

3. Navigate to the section with the DNS settings and change the following records:

     a. Point the A record to the Shopify IP address

     b. You can keep the Host Name empty.

     c. Delete any other A records on the domain if there are any present.




4. Point the CNAME record with the name www to




NOTE: You don't need to change the TTL number in your DNS settings. Use the default value.


Second step is to actually connect the domain to Shopify. To do that please:

1. From your Shopify admin, go to Settings > Domains.
2. Click Connect existing domain.
3. Enter your domain, such as, and then click Next.
4. To confirm that your domain is connected to your Shopify store, click Verify connection.


NOTE: It might take up to 48 hours for your domain to be verified.
After it's verified, your domain is listed in the THIRD-PARTY DOMAINS section of the Domains page with the status Connected.


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