Creating a secondary zone using the API requires specific syntax depending on whether you are using REST or SOAP. Use this table to find the syntax for your command.

REST Syntax

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Secondary/ POST — Create a secondary zone.

HTTP Action — POST

URI —<zone>/


string contact_nickname — Contact that receives notifications for this zone

array mastersRequired. A list of IPv4 or IPv6 address(es) of the master nameserver(s) for this zone.

string tsig_key_name — Name of the TSIG key that will be used to sign transfer requests to your zone’s master.

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SOAP Syntax

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CreateSecondaryZone — Create a secondary zone.

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