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How Do I Unlock My Wix Domain?

Last updated on September 19, 2023 @ 9:26 am

If you have a Wix website and want to change your domain name, you first need to unlock your domain. You can do this in your Wix account by connecting your domain to your Wix website.

Once you unlock your domain, you’ll be able to edit your DNS settings and change your domain name.


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If you’re not sure how to unlock your Wix domain, don’t worry – it’s easy! Just follow the steps below, and you’ll be able to change your domain name in no time.

1. Log in to your Wix account and go to the “Settings” tab, then select the “Domains” option.

NOTE: You can connect, manage, and edit your website’s address in the Domain Settings of Wix.

2. Input your domain name in the space provided, then click on the “Let’s Go” button.

3. Confirm ownership of the domain that you want to unlock by clicking the “Yes, I own this domain” link.

Once you unlock your domain, you can change your DNS settings and update your domain name. If you need help, Wix has a great support article on changing DNS settings.

PRO TIP: If you are unsure of how to unlock your Wix domain, it is best to contact Wix support for assistance. There is always a risk that you could permanently lose access to your domain if you do not correctly follow the steps to unlock it.
Morgan Bash

Morgan Bash

Technology enthusiast and Co-Founder of Women Coders SF.