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Cannot create CNAME record - The length of "" section exceed 63 symbols.

  • 19 juli 2017
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When trying to create a new CNAME record via Add new DNS record, I fill the domain field with "email." (for example), and it fails with the following error:



I've tried different options, but all of them fail.
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Beste antwoord door Tim 19 juli 2017, 16:33

See the option on top: DNS recordtype - you need to choose a CNAME record, so you can use a hostname instead of IP adres. Does it work when you select CNAME? (currently you have an A record selected)
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Hello @j4u58s0, welcome to the KPN Business Community!
Strange error message it is, it looks like the system thinks you're using a prefix with over 63 characters.

Have you tried this format? (see picture)

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See the option on top: DNS recordtype - you need to choose a CNAME record, so you can use a hostname instead of IP adres. Does it work when you select CNAME? (currently you have an A record selected)
Weird... but solved now. Thanks.
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Great! You're always welcome @j4u58s0

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