How to create child nameserver

HI,

How to create create child nameserver in cloudflare?
Is custom nameserver is different from child nameserver?

What exactly do you mean by child nameserver?

Custom nameservers require at least a business plan and essentially mean the names of the nameservers will contain your domain and not Cloudflare’s, they will still point to Cloudflare though.

Child Name Servers are Name Servers which are registered with the Registry under your domain name. You have to register Name servers with the Registry, before you can use them as Name Servers for registering other domain names. Child Name Servers can be registered only by the owner of the domain name under which they are registered.

Example:

A Child Name Server ns2.xyz.com can only be registered by the Owner of xyz.com.

Simply create an A record and point it to the address where your nameserver is running and make sure it is not proxied.

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