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Add A Entries for Nameservers & Hostname



  • quietFinn
    [quote="Tom Risager, post: 1465781"> * My primary nameserver is already running, and it obviously already has an A entry in its domain configuration. Why would I want to add it as an A record on this new server? * Secondary name service is provided by Why would I want to create an A record for "", for example, on this server? * I have already setup an A record for the hostname of this cPanel server in the domain it belongs to. Why would I want to add this A record to this new server also?
    You don't want to, and you don't have to add or create anything in that step. I am installing & configuring cPanel servers quite often and I never click those buttons, I edit the dns zones by myself.
  • cPanelMichael
    Hello :) That is correct. The "A" records are not required if you already have them added on an remote name server. Thank you.

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