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Spf A record for a second domain

I need to use this spf record on example.com domain: example.com. IN TXT "v=spf1 a mx a:smtp.second.net -all" I'd like to know if a client sending an email from bob@example.com domain will pass ...
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Merging SPF records

I have one SPF record: v=spf1 a mx ip4:111.111.111.111 -all and I need to add one more: v=spf1 ip4:222.222.222.222 include:_spf.example.net ~all How to merge them correctly? Is v=spf1 ip4:222....
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When I query for TXT records, how can I tell that I've resolved all of them if there are multiple?

I'm not familiar with the mechanism by which TXT records are communicated back to the client. Does it just wait until timeout receiving records? Or does the server somehow indicate the the client the ...
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What order to split TXT records get assembled in?

As per RFC4408 3.1.3, a TXT record can be split up with quotation marks and will be reassembled properly - this is a way of getting around the 255 character limit on record size. IN TXT "v=spf1 .... ...
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How to include multiple spf domains with different mechanisms in a single spf TXT Record [duplicate]

EDIT : How to Mix the different mechanisms (a , mx , ip4 , ptr and include) to create single SPF file from 4 I know that 2 simple SPF records like v=spf1 include:_spf.google.com ~all v=spf1 ...
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How to create txt record

I'm trying to add a secondary dns to my dedicated ovh server. From the control panel, it says that i need to create first a txt dns record with value xxxxx and subdomain ownercheck and then continue ...
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Five Questions about Specific Examples of Sender Policy Frameworks (SPF) [duplicate]

I have spent some time learning about SPF and have five questions based on specific SPF policies. I obtained the SPF data via http://www.kitterman.com/spf/validate.html In advance, many thanks for ...
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SPF “include:” does MX stay as included domain's MX, or get translated to the includer's MX?

SPF records allow you to include another's domains SPF record within your own. For example, example.com can have include:_spf.google.com in its SPF record to include all of the SPF rules for _spf....
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How to combine two SPF (TXT) records when one is from a local mail server? [duplicate]

I would like to add a second SPF TXT record to my domain, allowing an external mail-server to send emails from my domain so it won't be classified as spam on the receiving end. I've read that I should ...
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TXT records causes subdomains not to resolve

i have the following entries in my nginx.conf, this allows me to go to http://somerandomstuff.domain.ie, which my app_subdomain_handler application then handles, this works ok. upstream ...
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What is a TXT record with the form ms=msXXXXXXXX used for?

I've noticed that some domains have a TXT record with the form ms=msXXXXXXXX, where each X is decimal digit. For example ms=ms97284866 What is this kind of TXT record used for?
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Can I use include and redirect in same SPF record?

My current SPF record is as below Host Value TTL myexampledomain.com "v=spf1 redirect=_spf.mailhostbox.com" 1 Day I am using 2 free email ...
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What do the + signs do in these DNS TXT records? [duplicate]

Is there a specific reason why some records contain the '+' sign and others do not? Are these handled similar to a common search function where you can preface terms with + to include them, but it's ...
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MS Exchange 2003 to Google Apps Migration Domain Verification

My company just decided to move to Google Apps due to lots of technical issues with our Exchange 2003 server. I have just signed up for the free trial account for Google Apps and one of the first ...
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How to properly set TXT SPF record when separating A from MX records [duplicate]

I have current TXT record for my domain: v=spf1 a mx ip4:{ip-of-my-server} -all Both email traffic and website goes to same machine. Now, I have to point website (A record) to other server. Will ...
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SPF TXT record with multiple senders - bounce back - spf check failed

My company uses office 365 for our email, but we also send email from one of our server's IP addresses. My TXT record is: v=spf1 ip4:XXX.XX.XX.XXX include:spf.protection.outlook.com -all (XXX.XX....
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What is the format of the RRData argument of dnscmd /RecordAdd for TXT records?

The format for a TXT record is: owner TTL class TXT text_string The documentation for dnscmd.exe gives the following syntax for the \recordadd command: dnscmd [<ServerName>] /recordadd <...
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PowerDNS does not resolve TXT records

My PowerDNS DNS server 3.3 does not resolve TXT records. Database looks like this: PowerDNS database When I try to dig my server for TXT entry they are not being shown: [root@nowosci powerdns]# ...
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Dkim DNS Setup: dig +trace finds the key, dig notrace doesn't

i'm setting up DKIM for my domain to sign outgoing mails. I've got some issues on DNS configuration, because DNS configuration is mixed between external DNS (hosting) and a cloud server, which sends ...
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Adding a TXT DNS record to OS X Server

How would I add a TXT record to a DNS zone in OS X Server.app? There's an option for adding a Service Record that happens to have a Text field, but there's also a required Service Type field that I'm ...
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Server getting constant DNS TXT queries - What is the hazard potential?

recently I discovered that my server was generating a lot more traffic than normal. Normally I get around 1-10 Mb per day, since the server only works as a host for eMail and static websites. ...
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How to correctly add SPF record

I need to add a SendGrid SPF record for my GoDaddy domain, but I'm not sure exactly where to put it. I have an existing TXT record for @ with value of google-site-verification=XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX....
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TXT record for a server behind a router?

I've found this wonderful explanation of SPF on http://www.openspf.org/SPF_Record_Syntax and i had it working on my older setup. Setup has changed and i find myself in the ropes again. I have an ...
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Emails not making it to domain pointed to by MX record

I'm on a shared Windows host, and I have access to my DNS. I have changed the MX record to point to another domain. The email is not making there. I followed this cookbook http://kb.webhosting.uk....
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Amazon SES domain verification TXT DNS record

I currently am trying to get my domain verified on Amazon's SES and running int a problem that google searches are not helping me get any closer to solving. According to SES, I have to create a TXT ...
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Server is able to receive mail, but mail it sends never get to destination?

I have a OS X Server behind a router. Server's ip address is 10.0.1.3. The router has open ports on everything and an external ip. I've setup my mail exchange. I can receive mail people send to me ...
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Mail is delivered to the wrong server, do TXT records have anything to do with this?… or is it something else?

I have this "new" problem, i just rebuilt the configuration of our domain+server+hosting to new office standards. Here is the setup We have a myexample.com domain with a well known registrar. A "web ...
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Sending an Email from 2 Mail Servers

We are currently attempting to move away from using a "local" mail(exchange) server to an cloud based offering for all our automated emails. The problem is that we send and receive thousands for ...
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SPF Record for sending mail for a different server

I use a different server to send mail to my mailing list. I want to add an SPF record to my domain to show that the IP of the different server is authorized to send mail (as well as the default server)...
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How do I use an include statement in a TXT record?

We have a client that is using an email service that requires a TXT domain key reocrd that is over 127 characters long. I'm pretty sure BIND allows this, however we run djbdns with tinydns and it ...
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SPF records should also be published in DNS as type SPF records

I recently set up SPF records for a domain and when I checked the records using http://www.kitterman.com/ I got an error message that stated SPF records should also be published in DNS as type SPF ...
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How do I use OpenDKIM with multiple domain names on a single server?

How do I use OpenDKIM with multiple domain names on a single server? I own 3 domain names, and I have a single server that's running postfix for sending email. How do I use OpenDKIM? Can I use the ...
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How to include multiple domains in an spf TXT Record

I am looking to setup a TXT spf record that has 2 included domains... individually: v=spf1 include:_spf.google.com ~all and v=spf1 include:otherdomain.com ~all What is the proper way of ...
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Adding a TXT DNS record to a VPS

I have a VPS registered at strato.com and I want to connect it to a google apps package. Google apps needs to verify my ownership of the domain and wants me to add a specific TXT record to the DNS. ...
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TXT record is forwarded because of CNAME

I want to verify my domain name with google apps, by using DNS verification. This involves making a TXT record with a generated value by google. However, I have a CNAME record for the "mydomain.com". ...
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Setting up simple TXT record?

My hosts' DNS manager allows adding a name and a value for a TXT record, I am confused because I need to add a DKIM entry such as this: mail._domainkey.foo.com. IN TXT "k=rsa; t=y; p=MIGfM...(...
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Linux command to inspect TXT records of a domain

Is there a linux shell command that I can use to inspect the TXT records of a domain?
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How to format and where to put the SPF TXT record?

EDIT I think I more or less understand the syntax and, anyway, Google is giving, in the link below, the syntax needed. My question is really where to put that stuff. Should I quote every field? The ...
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What are the main differences between SRV records and TXT records?

I'm trying to consolidate domain names for the servers I look after to just use one panel instead of 3 or 4, and one thing stopping me is that the provider I originally wanted to move them to only ...
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What are DNS TXT records and why are they needed

I am creating a server with a primary nameserver and mutliple domains. Do i need to make TXT records for all the domain, they all have there own email, but use the mailserver from the primary. EDIT: ...
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Need to Export Wikipages to txt

Need to export my sharepoint wikipages to txt, is this possible? If, how? Please Help!
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Correct SPF Record Usage? [duplicate]

My txt entry for my domain is as follows: "v=spf1 a ip4:aspmx.googlemail.com ptr:aspmx.googlemail.com include:aspmx.googlemail.com -all" I have also tried to use ptr in addition to a. However, I'...