Trying to add my custom domain error TXT record proves ownership

Trying to add my custom domain error- Please inbox me

“Another site is already using this domain.” I am the owner of my domain, and any previous site using this name does not have permission. I want to use it for the site I created on this account.

TXT record created at

Hi, @dslide98, the verification record does not exist at this time:

$ dig TXT  +noall +answer

; <<>> DiG 9.10.6 <<>> TXT +noall +answer
;; global options: +cmd

This can also be confirmed here:

It looks like you’ll need to revert the Netlify DNS and change the authoritative name servers back to your domain registrar’s DNS service.

It looks like the registrar for this domain is Tocows.

​Please let us know when the verification is working and/or if there are any questions.

Hi luke, that’s my name too btw :slight_smile:
TXT record is fixed. just checked it. Changing the nameserver back to the host server worked.

Hi, @dslide98, the custom domain has been unlinked from the other site/account. Please try adding it to your site/account now and it should work.

If not or if there are any questions, please reply here anytime.