How to Switch Domains?

I am setting up a site with a temporary domain name (but permanent user) until I can point the correct domain name which is currently being hosted elsewhere.
I want to know how to replace the temporary URL with the real one when it is available.

I don’t want to mirror the real domain name with the temp as the temp, is only temporary. How do I do that?

It would probably work best to set up the real domain in our system first (even though it won’t work yet) and then add a temporary subdomain as a mirror of the real domain. The subdomain should work mostly fine to let you access the website and then when you move the real domain over that domain will work as well. Does that make sense?

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