Feb 2, 2005, 1:36 PM
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An MX record is a mail exchange record. An MX record routes mail for a domain name. A domain name may have multiple MX records. In the following example, the MX records for the domain greatmail.com are mail.greatmail.com and host.greatmail.com:
What is an MX record?
greatmail.com. MX IN mail.greatmail.com. [Preference = 10]
greatmail.com. MX IN host.greatmail.com. [Preference = 20]
The highest priority MX record for greatmail.com is mail.greatmail.com.
(This post was edited by Administrator on Feb 2, 2005, 1:40 PM)