You can now purchase iCloud Custom Email Domains through Cloudflare. It’s great if you want to create a custom email domain for you or your family, such as @examplefamily.com.
Purchase custom email domain
If you want to buy a custom email domain, go to your iCloud settings and scroll down to “Custom Email Domain”.
Log in to Cloudflare
Once you have bought a custom email domain, you can manage your domain and other options through the Cloudflare Dashboard.
Signing in with Apple
If you had signed up with Apple, signing into Cloudflare is as easy as clicking the “Sign in with Apple” button.
Signing in with Cloudflare
If you had signed up with Cloudflare, signing into Cloudflare can be done with your email and password.
Supported payment methods
For domain registration, Cloudflare supports the following payment methods:
- Credit Card
- Apple Pay (available if you have a wallet with a valid payment method and are using an iOS device or Safari on macOS)
For domain renewals, Apple Pay does not currently support recurring payments. You can either add another payment method (Credit Card or PayPal) for automatic renewals or log into your account near the renewal date and use Apple Pay.
If you are not receiving emails intended for your new email address, review your DNS records in the Cloudflare dashboard:
- Log into the Cloudflare dashboard.
- Go to DNS.
- Your domain should have records similar to the following:
If your domain has records similar to those listed above and you are still experiencing problems with your new email address, contact Apple Support.
Domain access issues
If you try to visit your new domain, your browser will show an error or empty page.
That’s because there’s more to setting up a website than purchasing a domain name (which you just did) and setting up email records (which we just did for you).
If you want your domain to be a fully functioning website, you will need to: