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Change Your Magento Domain

For Standard Mode installations.

Learn how to change the domain name of your Magento website.

Step 1
Log in to your 1&1 Control Panel and select the relevant package.
Step 2
Click Domain Center from the Domains panel.
Domains > Domain Center
Domains > Domain Center

Step 3
Locate the domain that is connected to your Magento website and then click the arrow icon to display a menu of domain options. Domain overview
Domain overview
Step 4
Click Edit Destination. Domain overview
Domain overview
Step 5
Scroll down until you reach the Webspace section. Choose the displayed target directory and then click Save. Domain destination settings
Domain destination settings
Step 6
Wait until the new domain points to your Magento Store.
Please note:
If you have just registered a new domain it may take up to 24 hours for the process to complete.
Step 7
Login to the Admin area of your Magento website. App center overview
App center overview
Step 8
Click the System tab from the menu and then select Configuration. Magento admin area
Magento admin area
Step 9
  • Click the Web tab. (A)
  • Click the Unsecure tab and enter the desired domain in the Base URL textbox. (B)
  • Click the Secure tab and enter the desired domain in the Base URL textbox. (C)
  • Once you have entered your domain name in both textboxes, click Save Config in the top right section of the window to activate the change.
Web settings
Web settings

Your Magento Website will now be accessible with the new domain name.