Editing an MX record - BlueCat Address Manager - 9.2.0

Address Manager Administration Guide

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How to edit general options for an MX record previously created in Address Manager.

To edit a mail exchanger record:

  1. Select the DNS tab. Tabs remember the page you last worked on, so select the tab again to ensure you're on the Configuration information page.
  2. Under DNS Views, click a DNS view.
  3. Under Top Level Domains, navigate to the top level domain, DNS zone, or DNS sub-zone where you want to add or edit a resource record.
  4. Click the Resource Records tab.
  5. Under Resource Records, click the MX record that you wish to edit.
  6. Click the MX record name menu and select Edit.
  7. Under General, set the following parameters:
    • Priority—enter a value to indicate mail server’s priority. If you don't provide a value, zero (0) is automatically set as the priority.
    • Change Record—to change the host record, click Change Record. The Host field and External Host check box appear. Select a host record from the drop-down menu. To specify an external host, enter the name of the host and select External Host.
    • Override TTL—to change the time-to-live value for the record, select this option and enter a value in the field. Select a unit of time from the drop-down menu.
  8. Under Additional Information, enter notes describing the resource record in the Comments field.
  9. Under Change Control, add comments, if required.
  10. Click Update.