How do I configure my DNS for vGRID Exchange Mail

The following article demonstrates how to configure your DNS settings for the Exchange Mail service on vGRID.

 

DNS - MX Record

To configure multiple SMTP gateways for redundancy, please use the following:

MX 10    smtpgw1-akl.vgrid.nz
MX 10    smtpgw2-akl.vgrid.nz
MX 30    smtpgw1-hlz.vgrid.nz

DNS - CNAME Record

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NOTE: The above picture is an example of Windows Server. Your DNS hosting provider may have different interface. Please contact your hosting service provider on how to configure DNS records using the above information.

 

For example on Discount Domain for auto discover to work the following two records must be added - Open Image in a new tab to view the original size.

 

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standard port 143 or Secure Port 993. Both require TLS for secure authentication

 

 

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