Domain Activation 

This is the process of proving that the domain is owned by you.
If you have been granted the Activation Skip option, this process is not necessary. 


There are two methods of domain activation

・A. Place the file on the server

・B. How to confirm domain ownership by sending an email


Below is an explanation of "A. How to place files on the server".


Perform Domain Activation

Follow steps 1 through 2 to access the Domain Activation page.


1. Download the key file from the following button.
Click the "Download key file" button.


2. Place it in the document root on the appropriate server so that it can be accessed.
Please place the file according to your environment.


3. Make sure that the key file can be accsessed from a browser.


4. Click the "Activate" button for the domain that is marked as "Inactive".



You can see that the status has been changed to "Active".


This is the end of the domain activation in "A. Place the file on the server".
Click "Next Step 5 Register and run the scan" at the bottom of the page to proceed to the next step. 


Perform Domain Activation (send email)

Below is an explanation of "B. How to confirm domain ownership by sending an email".

Access the Domain Activation page by following steps 1 through 2.
Press the "✉" button at 3. 


Select your e-mail address in 1.


The following can be selected as the Email address.

Example: If the domain is example.com


root@example.com
admin@example.com
administrator@example.com
hostmaster@example.com
postmaster@example.com
webmaster@example.com


In addition, if the domain contains subdomains, all domains, including the top-level domain, can be selected.


Click the "Send Email" button in 2. 



You can see that the status has been changed to "Active".  


Next Step5 Register and run the scan