Problem with Bluehost

Hello,

My name servers are pointed to Cloudflare.

I have setup my A record (DNS only, not proxied) to point to BlueHost (162.241.24.197).
I have also set the WWW CNAME to be DNS only also.

But on BlueHost side, it does not work.
It keeps telling me that the A Reccord is not correct and will not allow to complete my domain setup.

BlueHost support says it’s a Cloudflare issue.

The A record has been set several days ago.

Any idea how to fix this?

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You will need to set your DNS record to “DNS only” instead of “Proxied” so Bluehost can see their IP address. Once Bluehost has detected your A record is correct, you may be able to switch it back to “Proxied” afterwards.

To use Cloudflare features the record needs to be proxied.

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But that’s the thing, it’s already set to DNS only.

Somehow it still does not work.

What is the domain?

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On the same page, it shows your assigned Cloudflare nameservers. Are these Isabel and Chip?

Yes absolutely

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Could you show a full screenshot of your DNS records, and click edit on the A record that’s not working?

Also, did you use the domain previously with another company? For example Shopify?

Which was it?

It was a host called Funio

the A record was 184.107.95.21

Can you still share a screenshot of your other DNS records?

You have a proxied AAAA record for the name xpens.ai, you probably need to delete that. You can’t have proxied and unproxied records for the same name.

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THAT WAS IT !!!

THANK YOU SO MUCH :pray:t2:

You rock :metal:t2:

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