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DNS Zone Records for Sub-Domains

Discussion in 'Bind/DNS/Nameserver' started by ExtremeGuy, Aug 12, 2013.

  1. ExtremeGuy

    ExtremeGuy Member

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    Hi!

    I want to know if the following is possible with cPanel. If I have the following domain structure

    - example.org
    - sub.example.org
    - test1.sub.example.org
    - test2.sub.example.org

    is it possible to have sub.example.org as it's own zone file, as the number of "test" entries under it could become quite large and I want to have it manageable.

    If it is possible, what is the best way for me to set this up?

    Thanks!

    Jason
     
  2. 24x7server

    24x7server Well-Known Member

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    Hello,

    Yes, You can add separate DNS zone for your sub-domain through WHM >> DNS Functions >> Add DNS Zone
     
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  3. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Forums Analyst
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    Hello :)

    Yes, it's possible to have a separate DNS Zone for a subdomain. You will need to remove the existing "A" entry for this subdomain in the primary domain name's DNS Zone before adding the separate zone.

    Thank you.
     
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  4. ExtremeGuy

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    Thank you those who replied. This is exactly what I needed.
     
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