Office 365 Setup

The steps to configure DNS Made Easy with Office 365 are as follows: If you’ve closed Office 365, start by gathering the information you need to create the DNS records required for your domain. There is a reference article that … Continued

How to Setup Reverse DNS

Reverse DNS (rDNS) is the method of resolving an IP address into a domain name, as opposed to resolving a domain name into an associated IP address as you would with a traditional DNS lookup. Reverse DNS lookups are conducted … Continued

How to Apply Public Vanity Name Servers

Applying Public Vanity Name Servers to your domain allows you to replace your domains NS records with a pre-defined Vanity NS configuration. This is useful if for example, you want to replace the name servers “ns10-ns15.dnsmadeeasy.com” with “ns10-ns15.dnsmadeeasy.org” for a … Continued

How to Configure Secondary DNS

Secondary DNS is when you declare a second set of nameservers as being authoritative for managing your DNS configurations. It is also called a Dual Provider configuration since it requires the use of two DNS providers’ services. Read more about … Continued

What is an ANAME Record?

An ANAME record is like a CNAME record but at the root level. ANAME records are most commonly used for CDN (Content Delivery Network) implementations at the root of a domain. When you create an ANAME record, you will point the … Continued

What is Failover?

Failover is a DNS record configuration that automatically updates records based on resource availability. Meaning, if you have a record that points www.yourdomain.com to the IP address 120.0.0.1 and have failover enabled; if 120.0.0.1 is unavailable, the IP address will … Continued

Bulk Change TTL

) Step 1: Select Managed DNS Step 2: Click on Bulk Select We will replace the TTL of all A records in the managed DNS domain exampledomain.com no matter what the current value is to a TTL of 7200 seconds. … Continued

What is Secondary DNS

Secondary DNS is when you declare a second set of nameservers as being authoritative for managing your DNS configurations. It is also called a Dual Provider configuration since it requires the use of two DNS providers’ services. Secondary DNS services … Continued

How to Set Up DNS Failover

The DNS Failover service from DNS Made Easy is used to keep sites and web services online in the event of system or network issues. This is done by moving DNS traffic to another IP address that you have running … Continued