Create CNAME for Sub Domain if A Record exists?

bean_cyber

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Hello All,,

How i create Cname if this subdomain have A record exisiting?
example :
Domain = example.com
A Record = xxx IN A 1.2.3.4
Cname = xxx.example.com IN CNAME custom.example.net (another domain/external domain)

I try to create but i have trouble "CNAME and other data"

please help me,,,

Thank you
 
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cPanelLauren

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Hi @bean_cyber

In order to create a CNAME you'll need to first remove the A record. You can't have an A record and A CNAME record coexisting for the same domain.

Thanks!