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control-panels:cpanel-whm:how-to-modify-dns-zones [2019/05/28 20:00]
Jonathan K. W. [How to modify DNS Zones]
control-panels:cpanel-whm:how-to-modify-dns-zones [2019/10/10 20:15] (current)
Karson N.
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 To modify DNS Zones through WHM; you'll want to login to WHM first. To modify DNS Zones through WHM; you'll want to login to WHM first.
  
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 Once logged in; there are currently two methods to get to the "Edit a DNS Zone" of the DNS Functions section of WHM. Once logged in; there are currently two methods to get to the "Edit a DNS Zone" of the DNS Functions section of WHM.
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 **Method 1: If you're in the classic theme.** **Method 1: If you're in the classic theme.**
  
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 **Method 2: If you're using the new theme. **Method 2: If you're using the new theme.
 ** **
  
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 You'll want to enter into "Edit a DNS Zone" to modify your domains zone files. You'll want to enter into "Edit a DNS Zone" to modify your domains zone files.
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 If you have a lot of domains it is easy to just enter what you're looking for in the search bar, like we have. If you have a lot of domains it is easy to just enter what you're looking for in the search bar, like we have.
  
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 Now that you're in here you will see a bunch of records. Now that you're in here you will see a bunch of records.
  
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 In this example we will be adding Google'​s Gsuite records for their email service. This will be adding the following In this example we will be adding Google'​s Gsuite records for their email service. This will be adding the following
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 First; we'll want to modify the default MX record. First; we'll want to modify the default MX record.
  
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 Then we'll want to go to the bottom and add the additional MX records. Then we'll want to go to the bottom and add the additional MX records.
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 i.e; ALT1.ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM becomes ALT1.ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM.knownhost.com i.e; ALT1.ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM becomes ALT1.ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM.knownhost.com
  
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 It's recommended to keep "​Automatcically detect"​ enabled so that it can change the mail exchanger for you. It's recommended to keep "​Automatcically detect"​ enabled so that it can change the mail exchanger for you.
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 Click save and you're done. Click save and you're done.
  
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 ==== cPanel Method ==== ==== cPanel Method ====
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 Login to the cPanel account you want to modify Login to the cPanel account you want to modify
  
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 Once logged in, we will want to navigate to the "Zone Editor"​ which is located under the "​Domains"​ category. Once logged in, we will want to navigate to the "Zone Editor"​ which is located under the "​Domains"​ category.
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 In this area of the editor -- you can add individual records for quick access -- A, CNAME and MX Records. In this area of the editor -- you can add individual records for quick access -- A, CNAME and MX Records.
  
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 However, for this guide -- we're going to be doing the last one "​Manage"​ for custom managing. However, for this guide -- we're going to be doing the last one "​Manage"​ for custom managing.
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 Once within this area -- you'll want to click the drop down beside "Add Record"​ -- it's highlighed, that little arrow. Once within this area -- you'll want to click the drop down beside "Add Record"​ -- it's highlighed, that little arrow.
  
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 You will get a drop down of specific records to add. We'll be demonstrating the MX record, as it lines with the direction of this guide. You will get a drop down of specific records to add. We'll be demonstrating the MX record, as it lines with the direction of this guide.
  
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 When you click MX record; or any record -- it's going to add a new value at the top of your list. When you click MX record; or any record -- it's going to add a new value at the top of your list.
  
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 In this record you would set the priority of the record you're adding (In Google'​s case, depending on which one 1, 5 or 10) In this record you would set the priority of the record you're adding (In Google'​s case, depending on which one 1, 5 or 10)
control-panels/cpanel-whm/how-to-modify-dns-zones.1559073626.txt.gz · Last modified: 2019/05/28 20:00 by Jonathan K. W.