Record types

The following record types are supported by Openprovider:

Record type Description Value Priority
A Refers to an IP address Valid IPv4 address -
AAAA Refers to an IPv6 address Valid IPv6 address -
CNAME Alias for a subdomain Valid hostname -
MX Defines a mailserver Existing A-record Low value means high priority
NS Defines the nameservers Valid nameservers -
SOA Important information about the DNS zone This records contains information about:
- the master nameserver
- e-mailaddress of the zone responsible
- some synchronization fields
SPF Authorizes e-mail messages Sender Policy Framework definition -
TXT Allows human-readable text (max. 255 characters) Free value -
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