Setting up cname

i tried
cname to point to dns only
and i get the following errors
any clue
Not found - Request ID: 01FABM1T9BJYKWHAVDR44ZZKT8

Then it’s a direct connection. That would be a Netlify error. Have you asked them?

i dont think it is a netlify issue
as there section is working fine when invoked directly
i just need to understand how to redirect, do i do it in my dns on nameserver (cloudlfare) or where

If you want a redirect, you can get rid of the CNAME and do this instead:

Thanks for the tutorial
i am stuck though
i have added the following in my page rule
Forwarding URL (Status Code: 301 - Permanent Redirect, Url:

but i cannot get it to work
error is

This site can’t be reached

Check if there is a typo in


please guide

There’s no DNS record for pantry Try creating an “A” record for it with an IP address of as a placeholder for that Page Rule forwarder.

Wonderful that A record entry… helped … everything is working
thanks again
you are brilliant!

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just one more thing
how to do a complete masking after the url forwarding
thanks again

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