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How to add TXT record for DNS Verification on Hover

  • A login account with Hover that is active.

A. Step by step to add the records:

1. Login to your Hover account at

Login to your Hover Account

2. You will be directed to the dashboard. Choose Domains from your Account menu.


3. Select the domain from your list, or choose Edit DNS from the Edit menu.

Selection of Domain

4. On the DNS page, you can manage DNS records for the selected domain name:
On DNS page, manage DNS records

5. Click on Add a record button to add the txt record:

Add a record button to add the txt record

6. Select the Record Type TXT from the drop-down list, enter your Hostname, and then type in the value of your TXT record
NOTE : PLEASE DO NOT enter the token information from the sample below, you MUST use the one that issued to you from the steps on section A above.
Example Install DNS Token information:
Example Install DNS Token information

Enter the information above to your TXT Record
Hostname :The DNS Entry name from your token information. Example:
Content :Random value from your token information. Example: 6266-8C83-2120-DAD2-EA34-4313-6ED4-E9EF
TTL :Leave it as default
Create DNS Record

7. Click the Add Record button to save your record. Your text record has been setup now.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Entrust Certificate Services Support department for further assistance: 

Hours of Operation: 
Sunday 8:00 PM ET to Friday 8:00 PM ET 
North America (toll free): 1-866-267-9297 
Outside North America: 1-613-270-2680 (or see the list below) 
NOTE: Smart Phone users may use the 1-800 numbers shown in the table below.
Otherwise, it is very important that international callers dial the UITF format exactly as indicated. Do not dial an extra "1" before the "800" or your call will not be accepted as an UITF toll free call. 

Australia0011 - 800-3687-7863
Austria00 - 800-3687-7863
Belgium00 - 800-3687-7863
Denmark00 - 800-3687-7863
Finland990 - 800-3687-7863 (Telecom Finland)
00 - 800-3687-7863 (Finnet)
France00 - 800-3687-7863
Germany00 - 800-3687-7863
Hong Kong001 - 800-3687-7863 (Voice)
002 - 800-3687-7863 (Fax)
Ireland00 - 800-3687-7863
Israel014 - 800-3687-7863
Italy00 - 800-3687-7863
Japan001 - 800-3687-7863 (KDD)
004 - 800-3687-7863 (ITJ)
0061 - 800-3687-7863 (IDC)
Korea001 - 800-3687-7863 (Korea Telecom)
002 - 800-3687-7863 (Dacom)
Malaysia00 - 800-3687-7863
Netherlands00 - 800-3687-7863
New Zealand00 - 800-3687-7863
Norway00 - 800-3687-7863
Singapore001 - 800-3687-7863
Spain00 - 800-3687-7863
Sweden00 - 800-3687-7863 (Telia)
00 - 800-3687-7863 (Tele2)
Switzerland00 - 800-3687-7863
Taiwan00 - 800-3687-7863
United Kingdom00 - 800-3687-7863
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