Redirecting apex domain to subdomain

I bought the domain from cloudflare.
I set up a CNAME record to point www to Gitbook.io

I want to have my apex domain forward to the www. subdomain. tried page rules but it doesnt work.

  1. https://www.nocarl.com ---- Works
  2. https://nocarl.com — Doesnt work

need to have have to point number 2 to number 1

DNS and Page rules screenshots below

Hi @Daksh,

That won’t work if you are missing a DNS record for the root domain.

Try following this:

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Hi there!

thank you so much. this worked.
simply had to do the A name record @ pointing to the dummy domain you gave.

people like you allow newbie people to have some sort web dev experience and make our lives easier.

Stay safe and thank you!

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No problem, glad it helped you :slight_smile:

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