Getting Started With DNS Management

The Company provides free DNS hosting for your domains that use our cloud hosting, email, or CDN services. You can easily manage your domains' DNS zones from within the Manager Application after configuring your domain to use our name servers.

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Add a New Domain

To add your domain:

  1. From the Manager Application, click DNS to open the DNS menu.
  2. Click Add New Domain.
  3. Enter the Domain Name (e.g. yourdomain.com, yourdomain.co.uk, yourdomain.io)
  4. Click Add Domain.

Once you add your domain to Speedyrails, you continue to the Zones menu, where you can configure your DNS Zones.

Configure Your DNS Zones

Once you add your domain, you will have the ability to configure its DNS zones from within the manager application.

To add a DNS zone record:

  1. Click Add New Record to add a new A, CNAME, MX, or TXT record.
  2. Fill in the record information.
  3. Click Add Record to add the record to your domain.

Set your Name Servers

Once you have configured your DNS zones, you must set your domain's name servers with your domain host in order for them to take effect.

Set your domain's name servers as:

To confirm if your new DNS records are working you can use a tool like WhatsMyDNS to verify the DNS changes have propagated.

Edit your DNS Zones

You can update and remove DNS zone records to your domain as needed from within the Speedyrails Manager.

Update a DNS Zone Record

To update a domain's DNS zone record:

  1. From the Manager Application, click DNS.
  2. Click the name of the domain you want to want to edit.
  3. Click Edit to edit a DNS zone.
  4. Click Update Record to save the changes.

Remove a DNS Zone Record

To remove a domain's DNS zone record:

  1. From the Manager Application, click DNS.
  2. Click the name of the domain you want to configure.
  3. Click Delete next to the record you want to delete.

Remove a Domain

To remove a domain, click DNS, and click Delete next to the domain you want to remove.