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DNS entries

does anyone know what:

CNAME, A OR MX mean when you are trying to configures DNS entries.

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> does anyone know what:
>
> CNAME, A OR MX mean when you are trying to configures DNS entries.
>
>

Hi,
Cname stands for Canonical name (an alias name)see the following page for a more indepth explanation:
http://www.jhsoft.com/help/rec_CNAME.htm

MX stands for mail exchange record type in the DNS
servers database (often used for exchange server).

Hope this might be of use/help

Ivan
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