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NS pointing to WiX for web site, and i want to use Hostgator for email [closed]

i have my website registered in akky, with the NS pointing to WiX for web site, and i want to use Hostgator for email, Does anyone know how I can set up my mail to point to my Hostgator hosting, and ...
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Revert back to manual text edits in Bind

I've tried searching for this online, but could not find an answer. We currently run a bind cluster with 1 master and 8 slaves in our infrastructure. One of the things I wanted to implement an ...
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Should I use NS record or CNAMES for subdomains? [closed]

For subdomains should I use a CNAME or NS record? My registrar and hosting providers are different
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Receiving emails in a different DNS provider, should I add MX or NS records?

This is similar, yet different than How should I setup separate MX records for a subdomain? in that I want another DNS provider to handle receiving emails from a subdomain. I have a DNS zone provided ...
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Setting the new domain as a domain pointer alias to the main domain

I don't have enough information about DNS and domains. I have a domain on my host and I want to add my new domain to point to the server. I find out that it can be done with domain pointers. I set the ...
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NS or SOA causing issues intermittently?

My site always seems to be loading fine for me but I started receiving reports of some people not being able to connect to the site. It seems to be a DNS issue, but I can't isolate the problem. Some ...
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How to delegate a whole domain to another server though CloudFlare?

I'm facing some difficulties today. I have an Italian domain name, and the Italian Authority (NIC) is very restrictive. For example, you can't have 2 NS records having the same IP address. So in fact, ...
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Having trouble with NS record resolution in PowerDNS

So currently, I have PowerDNS setup with a MySQL backend, and the Recursor server in the backend to pass DNS requests that aren't in the PowerDNS zones to another DNS server. I'm having issues with ...
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Using CNAME in place of NS DNS Records

Okay, this is a slightly different question than the others that I have read regarding NS & CNAME. I am using Google Domains for domain, and a cloud service IPP for hosting. I would like to use ...
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NS record pointing to subdomain - would this work?

I've rented the domain example.com (including *.example.com) at Foobar Domains Inc.. I'd like to have my own nameserver ns1.example.com for example.com and *.example.com. I can provide an NS record ...
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Conflicting sets of NS records

When checking the NS records of a domain, depending on which nameserver I query, I either get one set of nameservers, another set of nameservers, or both. For example, checking with Google DNS, it ...
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Custom domain name Heroku, domain name OVH, with SSL

I'm trying to migrate my reverse proxy from a VPS to Heroku. The goal, final and ideal is to have the following : Not touching Apex zone (we have mx and other stuff that I just don't want to touch, ...
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Is it possible to chain NS records?

Is it 'legal' and possible in DNS to chain NS records like this: com. NS: example.com NS ns1.example.com. ns1.example.com A a.b.c.d example.com. NS: example.com NS azuredns.com. azuredns.com. A x....
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Creating DNS Zone before projects relocation when using same NS records (No Downtime Allowed)

We have 2 accounts (servers), every account has different domains attached and because it's the same company all the domains uses the same nameservers. So according to this great response of @wesley ...
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Is it correct BIND9 configuration for my external DNS zone?

My file with zone My /etc/bind/db.piduna.org ; ; BIND data file for local loopback interface ; $TTL 604800 $ORIGIN piduna.org. @ IN SOA ns1.piduna.org. root.piduna.org. ( ...
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Partially propagated DNS?

Yesterday I made some changes to the Name Server records for a clients domain. Here's a link to a DNS propagation checker that shows the updated NS fields for only three DNS servers across the world. ...
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only SOA on own DNS server; other RR on third DNS servers

At Registro.br, I bought a domain and pointed to my primary DNS server. I use tinydns. I created a SOA and two NS entries. That's working perfectly. My question: Is it possible on my DNS server ...
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How to set NS for second server?

I have a domain: example.com and have a server with IP 21.1.1.1 I set vanity/private/child nameservers for example.com as below: ns1.example.com with IP 21.1.1.1 and ns2.example.com with IP 21.1.1.1 ...
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NS server updated, but A record pulled from old nameserver

I use Amazon AWS Route 53 as both my DNS and Nameserver. I want to use Wix as my name server. I've updated my NS record on AWS Route to point to the Wix name server. It's been 72 hours, and I think ...
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Migrating DNS provider when having high NS-record TTL

I have recently migrated one of my .com-domain zones from DNS provider A to DNS provider B, however the TTL on the NS-records for the zone on provider A is very high = 432000 (5 days), and thus I feel ...
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NS record configuration not working in bind (bind9) on ubuntu

I have following zone file: testzone.local. IN SOA MyUbuntu hostname ( 6 ; Serial 3h ; Refresh after 3 hours ...
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BIND server sends no query back

I've tried to configure my BIND-DNS server, so it will respond to to DNS requests made to a subdomain mail.prognoza.cu.cc of my domain prognoza.cu.cc . I've defined an NS record of mail.prognoza.cu....
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Need help understanding what to “point” for DNS

I am just learning about DNS, so please bear with me and don't hesitate to correct me. I own my domain example.com --- I have created two linux boxes that I am designating ns1 and ns2 .example.com. ...
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Moving away from cloudflare

I set up cloudflare for a domain a few weeks ago as a stopgap to have TLS. I now want to move this domain to AWS and Route 53. The domain has been added to Route 53, but I'm not sure how to change ...
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Moving DNS management from Office 365 to my own host

At the moment the DNS for our domain is managed at Office 365. This means the NS records point to Microsoft (dig -t ns ourdomain.com): ns1.bdm.microsoftonline.com ns2.bdm.microsoftonline.com ns3.bdm....
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get NS record for domain using dig

I'm currently trying to write a script that validates, whether a given record attached to a name is available via all nameservers that are responsible for that name. E.g. I would like to check ...
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DNS subdomain (child) NS records

this is my first post here, so excuse me if I don't post everything quite right. anyway, my question is about zone files in parent and child zones. if we have example.com we would setup things ...
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Do something with dns caching after transfering site to new hosting

I've transferred web-site to new hosting, changing ns records in domain admin panel. Everything is ok, but there is dns caching on computers visited site before. They store old ns records. Locally, ...
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How domain points to exact host? [closed]

I know that when we put nameserver to domain it points to server then we put domain adress to a host so it basically connects each other. But lets say when I`m using AWS or other providers they give ...
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Registrar NS records not pointing to Route 53

I'm having difficulty setting up Route 53 and my registrar settings. I've purchased the domain from InMotion Hosting. On the AWS side, I have my AMI set up with an Elastic IP. I successfully view the ...
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What happens when I modify the NS records with my domain name registrar?

When I register my domain charity.org with ACME Domains (acme-domains.com), I have an option to enter the nameservers (NS records) for my domain in ACME Domain's control panel. What is happening when ...
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Role of Authoritative NS record in bind9 compared with Non-Authoritative NS record in Registrar [duplicate]

Whenever we register a new domain name from a Registrar, we need to tell them what is the nameserver by providing them the dns server IP address. But in the same time in the zone file of our dns ...
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How to configure bind9 in order to point server IP to nic?

Brief Introduction I bought a domain name example.ir from my country domain name provider nic.ir and a VPS from examplevps.ir. My VPS gave me an static IP and let's imagine it's: 170.120.100.140 ...
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My domain on AWS Route 53 wont propagate

Hi have created a record set for the domain: lazycatthemes.com on Route 53 (domain was purchased through route 53) and gave it the 4 NS settings that Route 53 told me to configure: ns-368.awsdns-46....
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Secondary DNS different SOA record

we are managing our DNS data at Azure DNS. They provide 4 NS for redundancy, but just two days ago the whole Azure DNS service went down for a few hours, and all of our services with it as well. Now i'...
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Sub-domain for azure virtual machine

I have a A record pointing to Azure website IP address. Now I want to direct a subdomain to a Azure virtual machine. Can I create a NS record xxx.example.com -> xxx.southeastasia.cloudapp.azure....
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Delegating Subdomain finds Authority but no answers

I'm having a bit of trouble with a delegated subdomain using powerdns. My setup is quite straight forward. Example.com 2 powerdns servers. 1 Master, 1 Slave. Zone Config example.com SOA ...
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What is the best way to setup email hosting on different server [closed]

we want to use server "xyz" for emails and meanwhile keep the site on server "abc" we have entered both name server records into godaddy. ns1.abc.com ns2.abc.com ns1.xyz.com ns2.xyz.com In server "...
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Cannot change Nameservers to cloudflare

I have a domain but I can't change its nameservers to point Cloudflare's. I've been told that the NIC is rejecting them (it's a ccTLD), literally "your nameservers are not authoritative for that ...
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Namer Server Propagation DELAY / Private DNS

I have the below setup at my registrar . Main DOmain = abc.com Second Domain = def.com Third DOmain = ghi.com As such , I have configured the below DNS / Host settings . abc.com NameServer : ns1....
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Registrar nameservers vs. NS records for bare domain?

OK, I'm a bit new to DNS, but I'm having some trouble finding the answer to this. I have a domain registered at google domains. As with other registrars, you have access to their free DNS, and ...
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Does SOA record need to be updated to alter nameservers

My domain registrar has a top level SOA record for my domain which is unchangeable and two NS records pointing to the default nameservers for the registrar. If I want to update my nameservers do I ...
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Registered domain using Route 53, using Cloudflare for DNS, having problems configuring DNS correctly

I've been trying to configure a Github Pages + Universal SSL from Cloudflare setup, unfortunately while the Jekyll/Github Pages part is going well, DNS configuration is not going as well. I've bought ...
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Configuring DNS for domain hosted outside of OVH

I have just moved my site from FastHost to OVH, but run into a problem. spreadsheet123.com are transferred without any problems, at least I would like to think so, but spreadsheet123.co.uk, ...
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DNS root record hardcoded then why it has ttl?

I host a recursive name server locally so I don't need my service provider or another public DNS server for name resolution. Although the root name server IP-addresses are hardcoded in the config file ...
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setup domain with random ip addresses [closed]

i set up nameservers as follows ns1.domain.com ip1 ns2.domain.com ip1 ns3.domain.com ip2 ns4.domain.com ip2 ns5.domain.com ip3 ns6.domain.com ip3 all dns records and PTR records correctly has been ...
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How does a client get the zone file?

I understand the role of a NS record, but what I don't understand is how a client (e.g. my computer) get the NS record in the first place? Please help me fill in the gap: I want abc.com I ask ??? for ...
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Subdomains are not resolving [closed]

I have an Ubuntu+Virtualmin server with multiple sites on board. Sites are working fine but for some reason "www." and other subdomains are not resolving. My server IP is 107.170.xxx.xx. If I add ...
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After name server change, DNS queries on and off

I migrated the domain www.pantego.com to a different name server. We were using the Enom registrar and their default name servers, but I migrated them to AWS Route 53. I know all records were copied ...
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the name of name server

I used Robtex.com for an online DNS analysis, I'm confused about the meaning of "the name of name server" for the domain name "some_domain.com" robtex returns "The names of name servers are" : ns1....