Update DNS records for your domain using the Manage DNS tool in konsoleH.
What is my DNS information?
Your domain name, the Internet services associated with your domain name and the IP addresses associated with these services, is your DNS information (also known…
What is DNS?
The function of a Domain Name System (DNS) is simply to translate domain names into IP addresses and vice versa. Domain names are alphabetic and…
The DNS records for domains hosted with Hetzner may be pointed to other web and mail servers outside of the Hetzner network. This is known…
What are name servers?
Name servers are computers that translate domain names into IP addresses (or vice versa). Domain names are alphabetic and therefore easier for humans to remember. The…
Cname (canonical name)
A Cname is a record in a DNS database that indicates the true host name of a computer that its aliases are associated with.
PTR – Reverse DNS
Custom PTR records can be created for Hetzner clients using the Hetzner IP range. This service is available to Self-Managed and Colocation server clients.
Am I using the correct DNS on my Self-Managed server?
Configure your Self-Managed server to use the following recursive DNS servers, according to the relevant hosting location:
Self-Managed server DNS administration
To create, edit or remove DNS records for domains on your Self-Managed server, follow the steps below: Browse to konsoleH and log in at Admin level…
How do I adjust Mail Records if I transfer only my website to Hetzner?
Access the Manage DNS tool within konsoleH to adjust your mail records to point to the IP address of the server that is hosting your mail.
How do I reset my domain’s DNS zone to its default records?
The DNS tool in konsoleH allows you to easily edit the records to reflect all Hetzner’s default DNS records used when your domain was originally created.
How to add an SRV record
A service record (SRV record) is used in DNS to define the host’s name and port number. We guide you in adding an SRV record via konsoleH.
How to add an SPF record
Use your Manage DNS tool in konsoleH to create an SPF record for your domain to prevent spammers from spoofing your email address.
Point your Website to Wix
Domains registered with Hetzner can have their website hosted with Wix, while keeping other services with Hetzner. Update DNS easily within konsoleH.
The table in this help centre article gives you details on Hetzner’s nameservers.
Try the beta Manage DNS tool
We’ve launched a beta version of an improved DNS management tool in konsoleH. Customers have the choice to try the new version with its added functionality.