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I need to direct a subdomain to another server. It works fine for but not for - is it possible to point the "www" to the server IP as well as I know many users enter a "www" as well

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CNAME the www explicitly:

subdomain IN CNAME
www.subdomain IN CNAME

Or use a wildcard if you really want anything (,, etc.) redirected:

subdomain IN CNAME
*.subdomain IN CNAME
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* is pretty useful. I hadn't thought of *.subdomain - kind of handy. – dunxd Oct 13 '10 at 13:37
* can also be quite tricky. See Q 5.9 of the FAQ – adamo Oct 13 '10 at 14:09

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