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    Adding an SPF record for CNAME record (external email)

    We have a domain that is using an external Email SMTP service. We need to set up a CNAME record for the service so the outgoing email can be "branded" with the client domain. In addition, to comply with Email policies, we need to create an SPF record for that domain. Although it is not a...
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    SOLVED CNAME not working

    Greetings ... I'm a pretty experienced DNS user but this one has me stumped. I host my own DNS via WHM (I'm authoritative) and use a secondary DNS service. I created a CNAME for (yes, 4 w's) resolving to loads properly but...
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    I cant cname my domain

    Hi everyone,. im new here i just having issue with my cname, i have a domain and the domain name is . now i want to cname this domain. this is my other cname setup its 100% working. everytime you open that .co it will load the . and they are at same server.
  4. inteldigital CDN with Litespeed - CNAME issue

    Hi, I'm trying to enable CDN through LSCache plugin provided by Litespeed. It's asking me to set the CNAME, which is fine, but the CNAME record already exists because of WHM. How is this resolved? Cpanel already has a SOA record. You may not mix CNAME records What does this mean...
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    Domain linking problem

    So let me explain the problem well: - I have been authorized to be full administrator of VPS by my friend *What I want: - Let's assume I have domain name: - And I have made subdomains as (*), so website can create any subdomain they want - For example user A, have subdomain: -...
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    CNAME gives cPanel default page

    Hi , This is my setup. is set as an alias under is created as a separate cpanel account in the same server where the above domains exists. Now I have created the below CNAMES in the DNS zone of CNAME...
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    How to Get Rid of www, mail, ftp CNAME records in DNS?

    In many cases, you want to host a domain but you don't need the www, mail, or ftp prefixes. It appears WHM puts these in the DNS zone record for the domain whether you want them or not. This in turn creates issues with AutoSSL because it is trying to get a certificate that works for all...
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    CNAME - 404 Not Found

    Hey, I'm having a problem, on my dedicated server i have 2 accounts on there. I've added a CNAME of the following for track 14400 IN CNAME How ever when i try to use I get an 404 Not Found error. When i go to
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    DNS CNAME takes me to cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi

    Hey, I've setup a CNAME in the DNS of one of my servers/domains to point to another domain/server of mine. But for some reason when i try to load the which the CNAME is setup for it just takes me to cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi When i ping the address i can see that its...
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    CNAME Record not Resolving

    I created 3 CNAME records using records supplied by Amazon. I first entered them using Edit DNS Zone. After a week and not resolved I reentered them using the account level Zone Editor. Came out the same when I checked in the Root level Edit DNS Zones. The only CNAME record that shows up in...
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    CNAME getting redirected to /cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi

    Hi! I'm having a problem configuring cname. I have located on the X server. I have located on the Y server. I'm configuring cname as below: CNAME When running I am redirected to...
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    How do I assign an SSL to a CNAME such as

    Ugh, I cannot change the subject line. I meant to say... "How do I assign an SSL to an "A Record" such as" I already have a dedicated IP address and an active SSL for: Now I want to assign another SSL to: I have created the SSL for...
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    CNAME Records Not Resolving since server migration

    I recently upgraded to a new server. My hosting company handled the migration for the most part. It has not gone smoothly and I am now trying to solve what I hope is the final issue with it. All of my DNS zones were transferred over in the migration and when I click Edit DNS Zone on any of...
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    Cname isn't directing properly...probably my fault really

    I set up a cname record and have never had any problems doing so until this time... Cname record: 14400 cname I want to show as What happens is it routes to rather than the sub...
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    cname redirects to /cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi

    Hi, i have a reseller account fro a hosting compnay and have access to WHM and cpanel. i need to make point to and i used cpanel Advanced DNS Zone Editor to add a cname record. like this : [ 14400 IN CNAME] in WHM DNS zone it is like...
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    CNAME record pointing to another host?

    I have a hosting account,, on my server A software vendor that the account owners are working with has asked me to set up a CNAME record for a subdomain "info" ( that points to their server,, like this - info 14400 IN CNAME...
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    CNAME error - redirects to main domain

    Although it says cname error it is probably something i'm doing wrong. Cpanel is handling my dns, i have a domain "" I resel stuff on this domain and users can access their own panel like: Coming from ispconfig ( cpanel is my new setup ), I simply...
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    Problem with CNAME

    Hi - I am trying to use my as my blogspot name. The instructions on the blogger website tell me that I need to add 2 CNAMES but I am getting an error that "the name is already reserved" for one of them. I didn't have trouble with the other one but when I add "www", I...
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    Setting a CNAME for subdomain that has its own Zone file

    Hi "My" server hosts say "" and sub-domain "". These were originally created (using WHM) as separate accounts so each has its OWN Zone file on the name server. Under WHM->List Accounts the "IP Addresses" for these show as "" and...
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    CNAME question

    If I have the domain and I need to do a CNAME pointed to what needs to be set in cpanel's DNS editor. I set it to: 14400 IN CNAME but when I do nslookup it finds no CNAME record for What am I doing wrong?