Creating DNS Records for Cloud Servers with the Control Panel


Creating DNS records for your domain is easy to do within the Cloud Control Panel. In this article, we will look at creating a DNS zone for your domain and adding basic A, MX, and CNAME records using the Cloud Control Panel.

Contents:

Adding a Domain

  1. Log into the Cloud Control Panel and select DNS at the top.

  2. Next, select Create Domain under Cloud DNS and enter in the domain name, email address, Time To Live (TTL), and then select Create Domain once more.

    Note: Time To Live indicates how long a DNS record is cached before it's updated.

  3. You will see Domain listed in the domain section as well options to create other DNS records as well.

Adding an A Record

Next, let will go through the process of adding an A Record for your domain.

  1. Log into the Cloud Control Panel and select DNS at the top.
  2. Select your Domain in the list and then select Add Record under Records. Select A/AAAA Record for the type and fill out the following fields accordingly.

  3. After you have entered everything, select Add Record and you are finished!

Adding a CNAME Record

Next, we will go through the process of setting up MX Records for your domain.

  1. Log into the Cloud Control Panel and select DNS at the top.
  2. Select your Domain in the list and then select Add Record under Records. Select CNAME Record for the type and fill out the following fields accordingly.

     

  3. After you have entered everything, select Add Record and you are finished!

  Adding an MX Record

Next, we will go through the process of setting up MX Records for your domain.

  1. Log into the Cloud Control Panel and select DNS at the top.
  2. Select your Domain in the list and then select Add Record under Records. Select CNAME Record for the type and fill out the following fields accordingly.

Deleting a Record

Next, we will go through the process of Deleting a DNS Record for your domain.

  1. Log into the Cloud Control Panel and select DNS at the top.
  2. In the list of available domains, select the socket icon next to the desired domain and then select Delete Record.

Deleting a Domain

Next, we will go through the process of Deleting a Domain.

  1. Log into the Cloud Control Panel and select DNS at the top.
  2. In the list of available domains, select the socket icon next to the desired domain and then select Delete Domain.

What are the DNS servers for my Cloud Server?

Your DNS servers for Cloud Servers are the following:

  • dns1.stabletransit.com
  • dns2.stabletransit.com


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