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Moving a DNS server to a new IP address

i have a dns server on windows 2008 x64 and i want to change its ip address. If i keeping the DNS server name (typically "ns#.domain.com") and just moving it to a new IP address, what time it takes ...
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Using different DNS hosting providers for good redundancy?

Can I use three different free DNS hosting providers as namesevers for the same domain? I can't pay for DNS hosting and so after some research I've found three different free DNS providers. None of ...
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How can I host multiple websites from one port with IIS? [closed]

i install DNS Server on windows server 2008 r2 and install IIS on it. i want to know how can i configure my dns records to show sites to my users .it is an external dns server and i want to install ...
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DNS Level Load Balancing

Is it possible in this world to achieve DNS Level Load Balancing? For example, I have a Server A (111.222.333.444) and Server B (555.666.777.888), and there be some third party DNS hosting (like ...
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DNS setup problems with Windows Azure VPS

What is the proper to setup the A record (or CNAME) for a Windows Azure VPS? I can't connect to my website after setting up IIS and believe I don't have the correct DNS setup. I created a small VPS ...
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BIND DNS Domain change issues for domain entry

On BIND, I have an entry for a domain that is pointing to an old server and IP. This machine doesn't exist any more. When I make the change to point to the new server, the nslookup is still showing ...
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using nameserver for redirection

I have bought a domain for cheap on crazydomains. The sad thing is they do not provide DNS settings without paying additional amount. They just give us a feature to set the nameserver details and some ...
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A record DNS for my domain not working

I have problems with my A DNS record. My parent domain is www.altermedia.ba. Last month we bought new hosting service at Arvixe, and registered our subdomain curiosity.altermedia.ba on their DNS ...
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DNS on OSX Lion

I run a OSX Server (10.6) that runs a DNS server supporting several domains (A records, MX). All went smooth until two days ago, when I stopped receiving emails. I didn't change anything to the ...
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Setting up the domain hosting temporarily and returning back when available [closed]

I was working while DNS hosting of my provider was closed. Provider o3.ua. All IP's are pinging except for provider's DNS ip. By sheer luck my irssi client didn't loose connection, I switched to ...
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Redirecting a particular email via dns?

Is there any way to setup an MX record or similar so that a particular email address on the domain forwards on to another, rather then doing it at the cpanel or app (outlook, gmail) end?
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SERVFAIL on ANY query

We have a CNAME entry that points to an Amazon Elastic Load Balancer instance. For some reason, my mobile app can resolve this entry on wifi, but not 3G -- I imagine it's talking to a different name ...
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Queries regarding DNS Server

I want to configure DNS server in 172.16.81.6. After the complete installation and configuration of DNS server, I want all my users to browse the internet by giving DNS IP 172.16.81.6 in their ...
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Can I point my DNS to nameservers of different web hosts?

I was told that the DNS for my domain is unreliable, so basically I was wondering Could I set my secondary DNServers that points to another webhost altogether ? : ns01.host-FOO.com ns01.host-BAR.com ...
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DNSSEC - How many DS records are ordinary?

I thought that I need two DS records to deposit at my domain registrar. But one big dns provider just gave me one DS record. Verisign DNSSEC debugger says, everything is correct. But I am confused, ...
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removing the 'www' in bind9 dns

I want to create a record in my zone file which, by default goes to my webserver when I type in "mydomain.com" as opposed to "www.mydomain.com" <-- working. can someone give me some pointers, I ...
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Circumvent ID10T domain parking after MyDomain software migration?

I have been a happy customer of MyDomain.com, which handles domain stuff for http://JonathansCorner.com, which is my personal site handled correctly and http://JonathanHayward.com, which is CNAMEd to ...
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Getting DNS working outside of the domain

I'm currently trying to set up a home development server (details below). Unfortunately, any time I try to access a DNS entry on a computer whose network card doesn't explicitly reference my internal ...
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Cname record to dns server

I have a nameserver of my hoster called ns1.hoster.com. I would like users of my (hosted) application to use my branded nameserver called ns1.mybrand.com. ns1.mybrand.com points to ns1.hoster.com ...
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Hosted application, DNS server setup?

Currently I'm allowing users to have an hosted application. Currently they have to point A-records to our servers (sometimes this is to hard or get's messy). I've seen other players using 2 dns ...
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Software for failover across multiple external hosts

I have multiple webservers with the same content, hosted across different providers. However, I can't seem to find a nice, simple failover solution. Load-balancing software (Pound, HAProxy, etc.) are ...
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What TLDs should I use for my NS records for redundancy? (DNSSEC support required)

Question As a general practice, is it a good idea to use multiple TLDs for the name servers? How should I choose between which TLD would be a good candidate for being the root server for my NS ...
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How do I avoid Lame DNS or other issues when switching between 3rd party DNS servers?

I have 800 DNS zones at many different providers, and am trying to centralize them to either UltraDNS or Dynect. Is is possible for me to configure each NS to nameserverX.MyCompany.com and avoid ...
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what's wrong with my Ubuntu 11.10 bind9 configuration?

I've followed several tutorials on installing your own nameservers and I'm pretty much at my wit's end, because I cannot get them to resolve. Note, the actual domain and ip address has been changed ...
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name server versus domain name

I have a VPS running Centos 5.8 and Webmin. It came with 2 IP numbers. I need to create a domain name and name servers. My domain registrar needs a name server (eg: ns1.domain.com.) to created a ...
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reaching 99.9999% uptime

I am currently developing a project which is mission-critical. The actual domain name is registered with 1 & 1 and I plan on purchasing DynDNS Custom DNS service (which has 5 different ...
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How to register a domain name in Italy? [closed]

Is there a DNS registry/hosting service as convenient as Dreamhost or Network Solutions for .it domains?
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Hosting your own DNS

I currently have my ISP providing DNS for my domain, but they impose limitations on adding records. Therefore, I am thinking about running my own DNS. Do you prefer to host your own DNS, or is it ...
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What are some ways to increase the performance of a Bind caching nameserver?

I have a BIND nameserver on my network sitting on a machine with a lot of RAM. How can I increase performance? Any way to increase the TTL for which resolutions are stored in memory? Any way to "pre ...
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DNS host supporting DNSSEC and CERT records [closed]

We wish to cryptographically authenticate CERT resource records using DNSSEC. Our current managed DNS hosting provider supports the latter, but not the former; we have also found some providers which ...
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Rackspace Cloud and Plesk 11 Configuration

I am hoping someone here might be able to help me, as I feel I have spent the entire day pulling out my hair and searching Wiki's, KB's, and what seems like the entire internet for some more ...
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parked domain in static ip

we have a server with static ip . we need to park domain in this server .I hear we must install dns server| how to configure this. what windows server 2003 solution ? what ubuntu server solution ? ...
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Using MarkMonitor.com for DNS Management Services

Have you ever used MarkMonitor for DNS management? I've just started dealing with them recently for a customer who uses them as an aggregator to purchase their domain names and it seems to me that ...
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Hosting your own DDNS [closed]

I need to setup DDNS Server in our premises. Please guide me how I can go ahead like any pre-requisites for this. About DDNS: As you might be aware that Many broadband access do not have fixed IP ...
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I need a server or service that reroutes DNS requests

We have two external servers, Dev and Prod. We are a software house and in the code we have a subdomain metrics.company.com that points to Prod. Development is continuous and our internal and ...
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Pointing a domain at my OSX Lion web server

I recently inherited a new Mac Pro, and I'm attempting to turn it into a full web server so I can hopefully stop paying someone else to host my sites for me. I've had limited experience messing around ...
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Blogger custom domain - pitfalls of domain pointing?

I've posted this on StackOverflow, but on reflection this seems a more appropriate location. This is quite a common topic to come up - wanting to use a custom host for a blogger blog. My personal ...
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How I know which ns is firstly connected to my domain in multiple dns setup

My domain xyz.com is configured with 5 different ns in domain registrar control pannel. such as ns1.no-ip1.com ns2.no-ip2.com ns0.xyz.com ns3.no-ip3.com ns4.no-ip4.com All ns are binded with same ...
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Configuring two DNS zones with named.conf

I am trying to configure DNS to run two domain names. I am able to do one domain but am not sure how to configure a second domain. So for example: test.com and test1.com on same machine. How do i ...
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Dynamic DNS for professional servers

This might sound like a unusual subject but recently I had major issues with changing DNS servers for our web apps and certain nameservers not releasing our domain names quick enough. So I've been ...
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What do I get for a paid DNS?

I have recently consolidated all my domains with godaddy. I am using their free dns manager to handle the dns for them. I know there are dns providers like dyndns and easydns. What exactly do they ...
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Not able to resolve subdomain externally ( windows server 2008 r2)

I have set up my own dns server. I have configured it and it works from outside. Then after I created some sub-domain with (subdomain.mydomain.com which is 'A Record') and try to access it from ...
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configuring bind for self hosting dns

I have been reading about bind for a few days now, but one thing I am still unsure of is, how do I make my DNS settings available to the world?
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Can I find out whether my DNS provider honor my TTL settting?

Is there any way to determine if my DNS provider actually use the TTL setting I provide?
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How to manage DNS for hundreds of domains?

I'm hosting a service that provides custom domains to our customers. They are given an IP address (obtained from our hosting company) and then point an A record for subdomain.companyname.com to our ...
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dns domain not pointing correctly

i have purchased a domain concretex.com from name.com. The domain is actually hosted on my server with ip 108.174.53.215. Also the DNS(Bind) is hosted on this ip. now i want to manage this domain's ...
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Temporary DNS server

What DNS software is good for temporary usage while doing server maintenance? Since there is not a secondary server available, I would like a solution that can just run on a desktop/laptop just to ...
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Mail on other server

Here is the current DNS setup: mx.example.com 3600 A 93.157.123.73 example.com 3600 A 93.157.123.93 www.example.com 3600 A 93.157.123.93 mail.example.com 3600 A ...
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Which DNS management service for high availabliity? local or third part service? [closed]

I need a higly available DNS service for my site, to provide redundency, that in case on dns server is down, the other can take over automatically. Is there any such service that exists or i have to ...
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Dynect API permissions needed to delete a CNAME

I'm trying to create a Dynect managed dns user with the minimum set of permissions necessary to add and delete CNAMEs via the REST API. So far I can create CNAMEs but not delete them. I have ...