Quick Answer: Can You Have Multiple TXT Records DNS?

Multiple TXT records are completely legal per the DNS standards.

Multiple TXT records implementing a specific standard can potentially be illegal, but only within the scope of that one standard.

Can I have multiple spf1 records?

That means you can only have a single DNS TXT record that begins with “v=spf1”. Having multiple records by definition of the RFCs should result in a permanent error.

How do I add a TXT DNS record?

Add a TXT record

  • Click a domain name in the list below to go to its DNS Management page:
  • On the DNS Management page, at the bottom of the Records section, click Add and select TXT from the menu.
  • Complete the following fields: Host – Enter the host name for the TXT record.
  • Click Save.

What is a TXT record DNS?

A TXT record (short for text record) is a type of resource record in the Domain Name System (DNS) used to provide the ability to associate arbitrary text with a host or other name, such as human readable information about a server, network, data center, or other accounting information.

How does DNS TXT record work?

TXT records are a type of Domain Name System (DNS) record that contains text information for sources outside of your domain. You add these records to your domain settings. You can use TXT records for various purposes. Google uses them to verify domain ownership and to ensure email security.