Updating an existing Dynamic DNS service instance in 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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/REST/DDNS/ PUT — Creates a new Dynamic DNS service on the zone/node indicated.

HTTP Action — PUT

URI — https://api.dynect.net/REST/DDNS/<zone>/<fqdn>/<record type>/

NOTE: <record_type> should be either A, for IPv4, or AAAA, for IPv6.


string addressRequired. IPv4 or IPv6 address for the service.

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SOAP Syntax

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UpdateDDNS — Update an existing Dynamic DNS service.

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