I have a .co.uk domain hosted with Plusnet and a fixed IP address.
I have tried to configure the DNS records for the domain, waited 12 hours but they do not seem to be making any difference.
If my domain is testdom.co.uk
dig @ns1.force9.net www.testdom.co.uk still returns:
;; ANSWER SECTION:
www.testdom.co.uk. 14400 IN CNAME homepages.plus.net.
homepages.plus.net. 86400 IN A 18.104.22.168
homepages.plus.net. 86400 IN A 22.214.171.124
I have switched the "Domain Hosting" section to "Other - I wish to specify DNS records for hosts under this domain" and added:
testdom.co.uk. A 126.96.36.199 (my static IP)
www CNAME testdom.co.uk
webmail CNAME testdom.co.uk
How do I "activate" the records in the
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Re: Domain DNS settings not working
All sorted now.
i needed to add the "." for the domain a record which then directed the domain to my static ip and then, as bob pulled mentioned below, I had to add the "." to the end of the domain in the Cname right side record.