How to setup custom nameservers with 1and1 control panel?

First create respective subdomains like ns1.mydomain.com and ns2.mydomain.com:

  • Go to 'Administration' > 'manage domains'
  • Click the little arrow on 'New' (left side of manage domains toolbar) and click on subdomains
  • Type ns1 for the subdomain and choose your domain from the drop down on the right
  • Go back to manage domains and click on 'DNS'
  • Enter ns1.mydomain.com for the primary nameserver and ns2.mydomain.com for the secondary nameserver

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