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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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1answer
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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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1answer
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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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1answer
199 views

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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1answer
264 views

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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1answer
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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 ...
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1answer
161 views

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 ...
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1answer
2k views

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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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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2answers
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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 ...
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395 views

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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1answer
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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 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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3answers
648 views

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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1answer
373 views

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; ...
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3answers
6k views

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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3answers
7k views

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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3answers
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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: ...