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dns:how-can-i-test-my-migrated-website-before-changing-the-dns [2018/04/06 19:58]
Derrick B.
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 The recommended method of testing websites before changing DNS for a domain is to edit the local **__hosts__** file on your computer. ​ This will bypass the DNS lookup from your computer to that domain -- allowing your computer to "​see"​ the site as it is in your new service without making any changes to the site or the service. The recommended method of testing websites before changing DNS for a domain is to edit the local **__hosts__** file on your computer. ​ This will bypass the DNS lookup from your computer to that domain -- allowing your computer to "​see"​ the site as it is in your new service without making any changes to the site or the service.
  
-===== How to edit local "​hosts"​ file =====+===== How to edit your local "​hosts"​ file =====
  
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dns/how-can-i-test-my-migrated-website-before-changing-the-dns.txt · Last modified: 2018/04/06 20:00 by Derrick B.