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CNAME record for domain through cPanel

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by glumbo, Feb 20, 2011.

  1. glumbo

    glumbo Registered

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    I can currently add CNAME records pointing subdomains to other places as cpanel's dns area allows me to specify a subdomain hostname. However, how can I create a CNAME record for the main domain and not a subdomain? I tried parking the domain into cpanel and then using www as the hostname in the CNAME record but that is not working.
     
  2. cPanelTristan

    cPanelTristan Quality Assurance Analyst
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    What are you actually trying to accomplish here? The main domain shouldn't be a CNAME record but an IP address. Is there a reason you would not use an IP address for the main domain and want to use a CNAME?
     
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