What is A and AAAA record?
An AAAA record maps a domain name to the IP address (Version 6) of the computer hosting the domain. An AAAA record is used to find the IP address of a computer connected to the internet from a name. As with the A records, you can use multiple AAAA records for the same domain in order to provide redundancy.
What is a Cname used for?
A Canonical Name or CNAME record is a type of DNS record that maps an alias name to a true or canonical domain name. CNAME records are typically used to map a subdomain such as www or mail to the domain hosting that subdomain’s content.
Is AAAA record necessary?
AAAA Records are like A records but for IPv6 IP addresses instead of IPv4. Note: If you wish to setup a DNS record with Name.com, it’s important to note you need to use our nameservers – so name.com manage and host your DNS.
What does a TXT MX Cname SRV records mean what are they used for?
A – specifies IP addresses corresponding to your domain and its subdomains; MX – specifies where the emails for your domain should be delivered; CNAME – specifies redirects from your domain’s subdomains to other domains / subdomains; TXT – these records are used to store text-based information related to your domain.
What does AAAA stand for?
American Association of Advertising Agencies
What is a AAAA?
An AAAA record maps a domain name to the IP address (Version 6) of the computer hosting the domain. An AAAA record is used to find the IP address of a computer connected to the internet from a name. For example, all the DNSimple name servers are assigned to an IPv6 address and can be queried via either IPv4 or IPv6.