help wtih domanin name RRS feed

  • Question

  • hi all,


    new here and i recenty set up my WHS and am kind of new to this and have configured the domain name so i can access it through the web. it tells me its accessible but is this macandcheese.homerserver.com address that i set up need to be registered or wth cause i cant access it at all and then in windows live set up it asks me to set up a mx record or a cname i dont quite follow whats going on. can someone lend me a hand or help me out i would greatly appreciate it

    Sunday, May 2, 2010 1:16 AM

All replies

  • Are you trying from an external connection? Many consumer routers do not support internal loopback


    Monday, May 3, 2010 11:49 PM
  • MS handle the DNS stuff for you.   However it will not be routing email for you (you mentioned MX record)  -  Windows Home Server does not have any sort of email services.
    Tuesday, May 4, 2010 3:32 PM