NOTE: The new zone management interface is currently only available to certain customers.

Dyn’s new zone management interface allows you to easily navigate your zones and control your records. Follow the steps below to learn how to add zones and manage records within the new user interface (UI).

You can switch between the beta UI and the current UI by using the toggle switch at the top of the screen. Using the toggle switch will not interrupt your session.
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Add A Zone

1. From the Zones tab, click Add Zone. beta_add_zone_button
2. Type in the hostname of a zone you want to create, then click Continue. The zone will be created and automatically published with the necessary SOA and NS records.

NOTE: To learn how to add a secondary zone, see Add Secondary Zone.

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Import A Zone

1. From the Zones tab, click Import Zone. beta_import_zone_button
2. Drag and drop, select, or paste a valid zone file into the Import Zone File window. The zone will be imported and automatically published. beta_import_zone






Transfer A Zone To Dyn

Follow these instructions to transfer your zone from another DNS provider via an AXFR transfer.

1. From the Zones tab, click Add Zone. beta_add_zone_button
2. Select the Transfer option and then type in your zone’s name and the IP address of your DNS provider’s master server.

NOTE: You will need to whitelist the following IP addresses with your DNS provider to allow the transfer of your zone:
204.13.249.67
208.78.68.67
2600:2001:0:1::67
2600:2003:0:1::67

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3. Click Continue and your zone will begin to transfer. To check the status of your transfer, select your zone from the Zones tab and click Manage Records.

Once your zone has been transferred, it will automatically be published to Dyn’s servers.

NOTE: You will not be able to manage or add records to your zone during the transfer process.

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Add A Record To A Zone

1. From the Zones tab, click the zone you would like to manage. A Zone Information pane will appear. ZM_SelectZone
2. Click Manage Records in the Zone Information pane. ZM_SelectZone
3. Click the Add Record button in the taskbar top of the page. ZM_AddRecordButton
4. Select the record type you would like to add and input the necessary information into the record fields.

NOTE: Click the Add Another Record checkbox to keep the Add Record window open and add additional records.

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5. The new record will appear in your list of records with a green ADD icon beside it in the Publish Status column. ZM_AddStatus
6. Click Publish Changes, review your changes in the dialog box, then click Publish.

NOTE: Use the Revert button to remove any unpublished changes from selected records.

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Update A Record

1. From the Zones tab, click the zone you would like to manage. A Zone Information pane will appear. ZM_SelectZone
2. Click Manage Records in the Zone Information pane. ZM_ZoneInformation
3. From the list of records, select the record type you would like to update. A Record Information pane will appear on the right.
NOTE: Only one record can be checked at a time to open the Record Information panel.
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4. Change the values of the record as needed then click Update.
5. Click Publish Changes, review your changes in the dialog box, then click Publish.

NOTE: Use the Revert button to remove any unpublished changes from selected records.

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Delete A Record

1. From the Zones tab, click the zone you would like to manage. A Zone Information pane will appear. ZM_SelectZone
2. Click Manage Records in the Zone Information pane. ZM_ZoneInformation
3. Select the checkbox beside the record(s) you would like to delete.
4. Click the Delete button at the top of the page. ZM_DeleteRecord
5. In the Records to be staged for deletion box, click Delete Records.

NOTE: Use the Revert button to remove any unpublished changes from selected records.

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5. Click Publish Changes, review your changes in the dialog box, then click Publish.

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