What is an A Record?

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Created On: 20 Sep 2007 03:16 PM

Answer The A-record is the most basic and the most important DNS record type.

They are used to translate domain names such as "www.domain.com" into IP-addresses such as (An IP Address is a unique string of numbers, usually shown in groups separated by periods).