Pointed domain... how do I get the new domain info to show instead of the old one?

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I have one (old) domain pointed to another (new) domain, but my drop down list on my domains is still showing the original (old) domain name, not the name of the new website to which the old one is pointed... how can I change this to reflect the new website name? This is affecting my mobile site as I am not able to create a new mobile site for the new website as it only recognizes the old one... 
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With Sitebuilder sites it doesn't quite work that way. Domains don't point to each other, they point to the web pages. So if a visitor goes to olddomain.com, that is what they see in the URL. If they go to the newdomain.com, they will see that in the URL.

In your drop down list only 1 domain will show in the list, and it will be the first domain assigned to that site. Dudamobile only allows you to use 1 domain name on a site.
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Mr Drew, Can I change the name of my Domain " Bridgeindia.com " to the name " Bridgeinworld.com ". I have one Domain only.  That name "BridgeinWorld" is available. I cannot purchase a second Domain. But I want to change the name from the present Domain. I use the new website builder now a days.
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If you go to your Domains page, you can select the option to Delete Domain. After you have deleted your domain, you can register the new domain. We do not have a way to rename domains, unfortunately.
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Thanks Mr Todd. If I delete the old domain, can the old pages be still viewed and used.  I do not want to lose all the material now.  Will the new Domain's name be WWW.Bridgeinworld" only without the extention > homesteadcloud.
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When you delete your domain, it won't delete your actual website or any website files. It would then come up as your sitename.homesteadcloud.com, and when you register a new domain, that new domain name will be what loads your website when it completes registration.
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Mr Todd, Thanks a lot. I shall try and come back.  Meanwhile, i state that I am Beta member and maintain this website for 17 years. It is educational on card game of BRIDGE. No sponsors and no donations, No advt. My own expense as service. My IT knowledge is zero as I am a medical doctor.. Only hard work. Tx again
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Mr Todd, I could not delete the Domain. I am getting reply " Unexpected server error". I shall try later. Here it is past midnight. Tx. 
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I can try to remove the domain from my end if you want, let me know.
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Mr Todd. Thank you for helping me. Kindly delete the old Domain > Bridgeindia.com". Please I want a new Domain "Bridgeinworld.com".  Shorter Domain name would help me. I checked and found the Domain Bridgeinworld is available.  I do not want ( the suffix ) the extension Homesteadcloud. Tell me after u have done.   Tx in advance.
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Mr Todd,  Thanks for your help. I have got my Domain changed to www.Bridgeinworld.com. Finally, I am yet to receive an  E Mail from Homestead asking me to verify.  Thank you for creating confidence in me .
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