As a part of Sitecore Managed Cloud series this one is last article about adding New or Existing domain to SMC app services.
So let’s start directly on article which tells us, how you can migrate the New/existing domain to your SMC Azure App Service as Custom domain.
Enable the CNAME record mapping in Azure
In the left navigation of the app page in the Azure portal, select Custom domains.
In the Custom domains page of the app, add the fully qualified custom DNS name (
http://www.contoso.com) to the list.
Select the + icon next to Add custom domain.
Type the fully qualified domain name that you added a CNAME record for, such as
The Add custom domain page is shown.
Make sure that Hostname record type is set to CNAME (www.example.com or any subdomain).
Select Add custom domain.
It might take some time for the new custom domain to be reflected in the app’s Custom domains page. Try refreshing the browser to update the data.
After you added custom domain don’t forget to add this domain entry in to sites configurations in SiteDefinition.config or Sitecore.config files.