Adding an ANAME (alias) Records Tutorial

Normally you cannot create a “CNAME” or “alias” record for your domain apex. (If your domain is example.com, then you are allowed to create a cname for www.example.com but you couldn’t for just example.com). Well now you can.

To add an ANAME record please do the following:

1. Log into your easyDNS account

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2. Click on the domain you’d like to add an ANAME for

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3. Click on DNS SETTINGS

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4. Click on the wrench tool for ALIASES CNAME RECORDS

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5. Put ‘@’ under HOSTS

6. Put in your root domain under ADDRESS

7. Click NEXT

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8. Click on CONFIRM (be sure to take note of any warnings)

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That’s it! You’ll now get a message that this will be implemented via an ANAME record.

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