Self-Managed server DNS administration

To create, edit or remove DNS records for domains on your Self-Managed server, use the Manage DNS tool in konsoleH.

Access the Manage DNS tool in konsoleH

  1. Browse to konsoleH and log in at Admin level
  2. Select or search for your Self-Managed server name
  3. From the left-hand menu, under Server Management, select ManageDNS
  4. Select the konsoleH beta DNS tool
  5. The DNS tool will open, displaying all the current DNS records for the domain
  6. A variety of tasks can be completed within the Manage DNS tool
    • Edit an existing record
    • Add a new record
    • Delete a record
    • Use a template to easily update your mail records for use with Outlook for Office 365 or Google Mail, as well as templates to revert back to our default settings
    • Import (upload) a file containing multiple zone records or export (download) a copy of the zone records allows for easy DNS backup

How to edit a record

  1. Search for the relevant record by scrolling through the various records (narrow your choice by selecting the record type)
  2. Click inside any field to edit
  3. Make the relevant changes e.g. replace Value
  4. Click Save

How to add a record

  1. Click Add new record at the top of the page
  2. Select the record type that you would like to add from the Type dropdown list
  3. Insert the relevant fields
  4. If multiple records are to be added, use the + button
  5. Click Add when your are finished – the Add button will become available when the fields are filled

How to delete a record

  1. Search for the relevant record by scrolling through the various records (narrow your choice by selecting the record type)
  2. Delete a record by clicking the trash can at the right of the record
  3. Confirm your choice to delete

How to use a zone template

  1. Click Apply templates
  2. Click the relevant template e.g. Office 365
  3. The full DNS zone record that will be implemented can now be viewed, showing records that will be deleted in red and records added in green
  4. To proceed, click the Apply this template button

Note: This step is not irreversible; to change back to using xneelo for mail, simply return to this page and choose the xneelo Mail template

How to import or export zone records

  1. Find the Zone options at the top right
  2. To Export a file containing all your DNS details, click Export zone. A .txt file will be downloaded to your computer.
  3. To Import zone records, click Import zone and then select the relevant file that you want to import.
  • Please be aware that it can take up to 24 hours before you will see your DNS changes reflected due to DNS propagation.
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