Domain management (DNSmanager)

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A Domain name is a unique set of symbols (the Latin alphabet letters, digits, a hyphen and the dot) that allows to associate a web-resource with an IP-address where it is located.

The Domain names module allows you to use a number of features for domain names (DNS) management. You may add, edit and delete domains, refresh them and view records of a specified domain name.

Module «Domains»
Image:T-bullet.gif View the domain's list
Image:T-new.png Add new domain
Image:T-edit.png Edit domain parameters
Image:T-delete.png Delete domain
Image:T-retry.png Refresh domain
Image:T-editlist.png View domain's file
Image:T-filter.png List filter

View the domain's list

  • Domain name - name of the existing domain.
  • Owner - user to whom this domain name belongs. This field is only displayed on the reseller level.
  • Master NS - IP-address of the master name server that will be used to update the domain name information.

Add new domain

To add a new domain, click the "New" icon and fill out the form:

Module «domains»
  • Domain name - enter a domain name that will be processed by this name server.
  • IP-address of master NS - provide an IP-address of the master name servers. Secondary servers will then get information from this master name server.

Edit domain parameters

To edit a domain name, locate the one you wish to edit, click the "Edit" icon and modify the settings you want to change.

Delete domain

To delete a domain, select it from the list and click the "Delete" icon. Confirm that you want to delete the selected domain by clicking OK on the following form.

Refresh domain

If you want to refresh the information concerning master names server domain, select it from the list and then click the "Update" icon. Confirm that you want to refresh the domain information by clicking OK on the following form.

View domain's file

Use this function to view a domain's file content. Select the required domain from the list and click the "Detail" icon. A new read-only form will display allowing you to view the domain file content.

List filter

You can use the list filter to search the information about domain name by specific parameters. To initiate searching, click the "Filter" icon and fill out the form. You do not need to fill out all the fields. The search can be carried out by the name and primary NS.

Once the filter is set, the list will be filtered by the domain. You can clear the filter that you have previously set by clicking "Remove filter" button.

Input parameters

If you are using the API to call DNSmanager functions, you can provide the "punycode=yes" parameter to translate your international domain names into the permitted host names.

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