DNS hosting service is the service than runs DNS servers.

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DNS hosting management tool [closed]

I'm looking for a company who can manange my DNS records. I would like a company who support wildcard DNS as well.
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setting the reverse dns for a email server

'm having some trouble with email on a dedicated server, with Windows Server 2008. I've reached the conclusion I have to setup reverse dns for the mail server. The current setup is this: The mail ...
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Setting up a DNS service like OpenDNS

What do I need to do in order to set up something like OpenDNS, which other people can access? What software needs to run on this machine? Where do I populate my DNS entries from? I'm just curious - ...
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Confirming the existence of GLUE records

I have two domains, example1.com and example2.com. I run nameservers ns1.example1.com and ns2.example1.com. Example2.com uses these nameservers. Example1.com uses my registrar's nameservers. Under ...
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Are major domainname registrars requiring glue records unnecessarily?

I have somedomain.com registered with Namecheap, and have successfully set up A records for ns1.somedomain.com and ns2.somedomain.com to be used as nameservers for other domains. I have ...
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Why do DNS zone files require NS records?

Say I've operating ns1.example.org and ns2.example.org on which I want to host the zone file for example.com When I go to my registrar and purchase example.com , I will tell my registrar that my ...
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MX Record, Exchange 2007 Question

If you have an Exchange 2007 server, you setup an MX record in DNS in the Forward Lookup Zone pointing to whatever prefix *.domain.com you configured in Exchange Console correct? Then you create an ...
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Does NetworkSolutions have a good DNS service? [closed]

I'm recovering from a DNS disaster and I need some good advice on an alternate solution. My company owns a domain name through NetworkSolutions. Our website is hosted by another company who also ...
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How to resolve proper mail server address from webhost with external DNS?

I'll try to be as clear and concise as possible, but it's a little confusing for me. My company is currently hosting a website on a dedicated server. Normally we would maintain the DNS records, but ...
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Hosted DNS provider with templates, mass updates, etc?

We need to setup DNS for a relatively large number of domain names (50-60), most of which will have an identical zone setup (except for the stuff that /has/ to change on a per-domain basis). Is there ...
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DNS is not recognised by my network

I have recently switched my dns server to a new hosting provider. I received a new IP and such.. I have created a new file on my www.example.com/newfile.html on my computer it does not ...
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keeping URL domain the same when pointing A record to a hosting account

I have a new WordPress website and a legacy billing system. For technical reasons, they cannot be on the same hosting plan. The hosting account for billing (and the original abc.com website) also ...
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How to setup geographically different primary/secondary, master/slave DNS services at domain registrar?

This is a followup question to my previous post Multiple free dns services redundant as name servers of a website? I would like to setup DNS services as primary/secondary, master/slave and would like ...
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Multiple free dns services redundant as name servers of a website?

Are there problems with setting up multiple DNS hosting services as name servers for a website? Budget is an issue so I was thinking about setting up two free DNS hosting services as name servers for ...
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Looking for smart DNS hosting [closed]

I am looking for DNS hosting that can detect my web server failure and switch to another A record automatically. Also, they should support baisc DNS admin stuff. My domain is currently hosted on ...
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dns service on OS X Snow Leopard Server

I have a Mac Mini (1.83GHz, 1.5 RAM) with a fresh install of OS X Snow Leopard Server and I want to use it for DNS and web hosting. What I have done so far is to go to the domain registrar and ...
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Moved DNS and Email Hosting, Now Can't Send/Receive To/From Domains Hosted on Previous Host

Our company had 4 domains whose emails and DNS were hosted by usintegration.com, and then we moved the email and DNS hosting for 3 of the 4 domains to a new company. Now, the 3 domains that were moved ...
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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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What are the pros and cons of running your own DNS server?

What are the practical benefits and downsides of running your own DNS server instead of using the DNS servers provided by your registrar? More specifically, in what situations would you run your own ...
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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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configuring dns to point to my hosted machine

I want to check if I've configured things correctly. I've registered a domain at godaddy.com and created a virtual linux server at hostvirtual.com. In the godaddy dns manager interface I've added the ...
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how can i create a name server for my domain names

What I have: 1 Virtual Private Server (Unmanaged Linux VPS) 1 dedicated IP address Purchased from X hosting Company Few Domain names Purchased from Y hosting ...
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Need help movig DNS providers (ZoneEdit to DynDNS)

I have a domain name and I use GoDaddy as my registar. My DNS provider is ZoneEdit. I'm staying with GoDaddy as my registrar, for now, but I want to switch DNS providers to DnynDNS. I already ...
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Usage stats on DNS server

I would like to find a way to log requests to a DNS server, for website statistics. It would be great if the server uses MySQL as backend server, too. I guess this is possible, given the number of ...
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Domain name to web hosting (DNS set up)

Now this is really basic. I've read about how DNS works. There are also some questions at ServerFault that talk about complex DNS configurations and stuff but my problem is that I don't get the basic ...
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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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Good Shared Hosting or VPS to Host DE Domain

One of my client has a .de domain. I have VPS from Linode and I am pretty happy with them. Domain is registered with godaddy. DE domains Name servers have some restrictions. I first try to move name ...
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Whats a good DNS service with an API [closed]

Does anyone know a good DNS hosting service that has an API and gives you a reasonable amount of domains / zones for the price? I'm setting up a hosting service & want to script the creation of ...
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Enter A DNS name for site hosted

I have setup a website on a Mac server 10.5.8, i would like to be accessible over the internet, I need to enter a DNS entry for the website on the Mac server. How do I do this? I would like to create ...
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How do I setup Bind9 on ubuntu as a nameserver?

I would like to setup my own dns servers ns1.myhostingdomain.com and ns2.myhostingdomain.com I have two seperate servers to use, one as primary and the other as a slave. My goal is to set it up for a ...
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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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How to delegate some DNS responsibilities to another nameserver?

I am a DNS newbie (although an experienced developer), so I hope someone can help me understand what I need to do. A number of years ago, I set up a website for a non-profit organization. I'd like to ...
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Simple Anycast Howto?

some DNS providers give me anycast, like: http://web.easydns.com/DNS_hosting.php Now what do i do to get it working? 1. Buy "DNS Hosting package" from them 2. Have some servers with the same IP ...
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Can you have multiple DNS registrars?

Hey Guys, Can you have multiple domain registrars? for example, register.com and dnsmadeeasy.com both hosting your A and Cname records simultaneously??
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Set up DNS to find closest IP [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Geo-DNS providers? I have one domain that may be accessed by people from all over the world. I would like to set up servers throughout the world and have people connect ...
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Public Windows Server 2008 DNS Server

As the title states I am looking for information regarding building a public DNS server. I have a Windows Server 2008R2 box, the beast has internet access and the relevant DNS ports open. The plan is ...
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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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Changing Domain Name DNS to Redirect web traffic to one server, and leave mail to original server

Ok, quite the idiot with DNS.. apart from the basics. I have a domain name hosted with a domain registrar. It seems to have full DNS control (i.e. ability to view/edit A Records, Mail etc..) We ...
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How Can I Map IIS on My PC with Static IP to my Domain Name?

Now I have got an internet connection with Static Ip. I want to know How can I map my website to my Static IP(Received from ISP). I know this is not a good Idea for Security and Performance issues, ...
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Only receiving one document at a time from new web server

We're trying to move our internal ticketing system from a Microsoft Small Business Server in the server closet to a Rackspace Cloud Server. The install is Fedora 11 LAMP, and should be default out of ...
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Suggested managed DNS provider? [closed]

We own/manage a few domains (nothing too large or too trafficked). Currently our DNS servers are hosted onsite. For ease of management and lower-latency DNS requests we are interested in moving our ...
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DNS Problems with .pt configuration

I have a hosting service with aplus.net, however I had a need to register a .pt domain, but aplus doesnt have this service, so I contacted a .pt registar, called hostingbug.net, to do this. So now ...
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amazon ec2 assign domain name

1.amazonaws doesnt provide dns service? 2.i can only assign static ip through ec2 so the only way to assign domain name is to use third party dns service? which do you all recommend? i need one that ...
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DNS Records (Nettica.com)

If someone uses Nettica.com (to manage DNS records), is there any chance, how to find out hosting provider? Example http://who.is/dns/evernote.com/ evernote.com NS 1 day dns5.nettica.com ...
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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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Creating new TLDs (top level domains)?

This is gonna sound too weird 'cause my basics arent set right... I did read the wikipedia entries, but would appreciate if someone could help my understanind abit... What really prevents me from ...
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Cheapest service to host a DNS server?

Apologies for sounding dumb. I'm still trying to figure my way around. I specifically need to setup a public DNS server and would like to know which would be the cheapest datacenter with the minimum ...
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Migrating Name Servers - How can I get the old records?

We're a couple of weeks away from launching a new website for a client, to replace an existing website on the same URL. As part of the work, they're moving their name servers to our hosting provider ...
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Automatic website outage notice

There was a outage in July 2009 of Authorize.Net's websites because of a local fire. If you went to their website during that time there was a notice or redirection to view status updates on their ...
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Can an NS Record Point To Multiple A Records?

Quick question. Can an NS record point to multiple A records? For example, lets say I have a zone subdomain.example.com and an NS record for it pointing to nsmatrix.example.com. Could I then have ...