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How do you point a subdomain to a given IP?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by codek, Oct 19, 2004.

  1. codek

    codek Active Member

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    Hi,

    How do you point a subdomain to a different IP? i.e. my home ip address...

    Rgds,
    Dan
     
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    nickn Well-Known Member
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    Use the DNS editor in WHM. :)

    You can't do it in cPanel.
     
  3. codek

    codek Active Member

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    ive tried that - it doesnt work.

    I added an A record, is that right?
    how long should it take to take effect?
     
  4. codek

    codek Active Member

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    ah im in the wrong category, i'll re-post in whm!
     
  5. TheBoostedBrain

    TheBoostedBrain Registered

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    Go to 'Edit a DNS Zone' and select a domain

    Add a new record like this.

    subdomain 14400 IN A 123.123.123.123

    and if you want to point to another domain


    subdomain 14400 IN CNAME otherdomain.com.
     
  6. codek

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    Thanks! That worked a treat!
     
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