CNAME record for a auth domain

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Here is the scenario,


I have a public domain "". I need to point this


Note: I am not the owner for


Will I be able to create an alias without any prefix which point to for DNS resolution.


Note: With prefix, it works.




Re: CNAME record for a auth domain

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You won't be able to do it with a CNAME because that breaks the "CNAME has other data" rule.


But you could try using a DNAME. Create and add a DNAME record with an empty host name, point it at See if that works.

Paul Roberts
PCN (UK) Ltd

All opinions expressed are my own and not representative of PCN Inc./PCN (UK) Ltd. E&OE
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