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Post email to different server
by mikekehrli on Tuesday, July 21, 2015


I currently have a domain name. However, I also own my own domain name that is currently hosted on a hosting service. It is called

I want all email traffic to continue going to my hosting server, but all other traffic to come to my home server (where points).

Is there a simple way to set this up?


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Post Re: email to different server
by timothytw on Friday, July 24, 2015

There are 2 options:

1. You can sign up for dynamic DNS service for and set up the MX records and then change the name servers to our name servers, that way your email will go to your current provider of email service but you can use our dDNS service to point your domain name to your home. Our name servers are:


2. Another option is to create a CNAME record for your domain name and point it to the domain name.

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