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Reverse DNS Overview

Last Updated on 2019-08-29


Features

Reverse DNS (rDNS) is a method of resolving an IP address into a domain name, as opposed to resolving a domain name into an associated IP address as you do with a traditional DNS lookup.

Plans and Pricing

Reverse DNS is available at no additional cost.

Regional Availability

Reverse DNS is available in every region.

Role Permissions

Role Permissions
Owner Edit Reverse DNS record
Member Edit Reverse DNS record
Billing Member Edit Reverse DNS record
Billing Admin Not Available

Limits

  • You need to configure your domain zone and DNS records with your ISP or hosting provider before setting the reverse DNS record.  

Quick Start Guide


Create a Reverse DNS record

  1. Log in to LayerPanel , go to the Services section and click Cloud Servers button, and then click on the Cloud Servers you want to create a reverse DNS record.

  2. Check the Public Network section and select the Edit button.

  3. Input your required reverse DNS record, and then click the Save button.

    *After you’ve saved your record, allow some time for the change to propagate before validating the new reverse DNS record.