What type of information is contained in a DNS MX record?

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What type of information is contained in a DNS MX record? 1ITExamAnswers Staff asked 1 year ago

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What type of information is contained in a DNS MX record?

  • the FQDN of the alias used to identify a service
  • the IP address for an FQDN entry
  • the domain name mapped to mail exchange servers
  • the IP address of an authoritative name server

Explanation: MX, or mail exchange messages, are used to map a domain name to several mail exchange servers that all belong to the same domain.

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Noxent sahiba
replied 1 month ago

which email servers are accept the incoming email. you mail exchanging record is not pointed to the correct location then you didn’t get mails.


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