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Cannot Access DNS Server

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by chrisClark, Feb 8, 2017.

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  1. chrisClark

    chrisClark Registered

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    Hi folks

    I am trying to access a domain I own. However when I enter the URL it says DNS Server unknown. Can anyone shed some light on it.

    Thanks.
     
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    make sure you have configured name servers correctly for the domain .. that is on the server and at your registrar end.

    if you are using private name servers ( your own name servers ) , they must be registered at your registrar end and should be resolving .

    if you are using registrar name servers ( registrar's DNS service ) , then make sure you have configured A record pointing the website to your server with correct IP.

    Also it takes few hrs for DNS propagation.
     
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    Please make sure website DNS record it correct. You have to check it intodns.com
     
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    Hello,

    You may also want to use a website such as IntoDNS to see if your domain name is assigned the name servers provided to you by your hosting provider.

    Thank you.
     
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