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Modifying CNAME Record

Description

Modifies a Canonical (CNAME) record.

Parameters

Name Data Type Required / Optional Description
auth-userid Integer Required Authentication Parameter
api-key String Required Authentication Parameter
domain-name String Required Domain name for which you want to modify the CNAME record
host String Optional

The host part of the domain-name for which you need to modify a CNAME

Example:

You may send this as www, if u wish to modify the CNAME record for www.domainname.com.

current-value String Required Current CNAME value
new-value String Required New CNAME value
ttl Integer Optional Number of seconds the record needs to be cached by the DNS Resolvers. Default value is 14400.

HTTP Method

POST

Example Test URL Request

https://test.httpapi.com/api/dns/manage/update-cname-record.json?auth-userid=0&api-key=key&domain-name=domain.asia&current-value=blog.domain.com&new-value=wp.domain.com

Response

Returns a status key with value as Success if the record is modified successfully.

In case of any errors, a status key with value as ERROR alongwith an error message will be returned.