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Setting Up a Custom SFTP Server Name - Branding your SFTP

To personalize your storage, you can replace SFTP To Go's hostname with a subdomain of a domain you own. To do so, copy your SFTP To Go host name from the dashboard and add a CNAME record to point to the host name. For example:


Here are some links to the documentation regarding editing DNS records with popular domain providers. If your DNS provider isn't listed here, login to your provider's website and search their 'help' documents on adding DNS records.

DNS ProviderDocumentation
AWS Route53Supported DNS record types
CloudflareManaging DNS records in Cloudflare
Digital OceanHow to Create, Edit, and Delete DNS Records
DreamhostAdding custom DNS records
DNSimpleManaging CNAME Records
GoDaddyAdd a CNAME record
Google DomainsDNS basics
Kinsta DNSHow to Add DNS Records
HostGatorManage DNS Records with HostGator/eNom
NamecheapHow to create CNAME record for your domain your domain’s DNS settings
WordpressAdding Custom DNS Records
WixAdding or Updating CNAME Records