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Letter to Your DNS Hosting Provider

Synopsis: This guide gives you a standard email template to give to the company who is hosting your DNS.

Applicable to: All Austlink Plus 2010 hosted Exchange accounts.

Prerequisite: a Austlink Plus 2010 hosted Exchange account

 

How to: Send the following request

Hi,

REF: yourdomain.com

Please set up the following DNS records for our Domain:

- Please set up the following Mail Exchange Records (MX)

  • mx1.domainlocalhost.com
  • mx2.domainlocalhost.com

• Enter a priority of 10 for both MX entries.
• Enter a TTL of 3600 for both MX entries

- Create an A record called autodiscover.yourdomain.com that points to the IP 74.115.204.61.

- Set up an SPF Record: Here is the configuration to use in your DNS server: yourdomain.com TXT "v=spf1 ip4:74.115.204.1/24 ip4:74.115.207.1/24 -all"

Could you notify me via return email once this has been done.

Thanks for your help.

Regards,

YourName

 

NOTES (Before you Send this Letter): Please replace “Yourdomain.com” with your domain name and “YourName” with your name.

Also check the settings in your control panel (http://help.austlink.net)

The autodiscover and MX records in particular may be different

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