DNS Management

Making the most of your domain names

1st DNS Ltd offer a superior level of DNS Management that not many other providers of the main stream industry can match. What also makes us different is we offer this service for free. Included with all hosting packages is a simple yet powerful control panel which allows you to create and modify the DNS service you want. The ability to be a slave name server also exists, and allows to integrate your DNS with your on site server.

Advanced DNS Management

At 1st DNS Ltd we give you complete control over your domain names DNS (Domain Name Service). All that is required is for you to point your domain to our name servers. You can then access our control panel with DNS Management features.

About DNS Management

1st DNS Ltd is one of the only providers in the country that allows you 100% access to your domains DNS Management control panel. DNS Management is a fairly simple task to undertake. Lets start by seeing what DNS Management is.

What is DNS Management?

DNS, Domain Name System, is simply the “phone book” of the internet. For instance, if you type in https://1stdomains.co.uk it then looks up your “post code (website address)” and comes back with which is where the https://1stdomains.co.uk website is stored.

Zone File

What we show the world


$ORIGIN 1stusb.co.uk. ; Designates the start of the zone file in namespace
$TTL 1h ; Sets the default TTL for all resource records
1stusb.co.uk. IN SOA cdns01.1stdomains.co.uk. hostmaster.1stdomains.co.uk. ( 2014022601 ;; Serial Number - YYYYMMDDVERSION 7200 ;; Slave server refresh 3600 ;; Slave retry incase of error 604800 ;; Slave expiration time 3600 ;; Maximum caching time )
;====== NS Records
; hostname type value
1stusb.co.uk. IN NS cdns01.1stdomains.co.uk.
1stusb.co.uk. IN NS cdns02.1stdomains.co.uk.
1stusb.co.uk. IN NS cdns03.1stdomains.co.uk.
;====== MX Records
; hostname type priority value
1stusb.co.uk. IN MX 10 cleanmail.1stdnsltd.co.uk.
1stusb.co.uk. IN MX 20 mx00.1stdomains.co.uk.
;====== Domain Record
; hostname type value
1stusb.co.uk. IN A
;====== A Records
; hostname type value
mail.1stusb.co.uk. IN A
pop3.1stusb.co.uk. IN A
smtp.1stusb.co.uk. IN A
webmail.1stusb.co.uk. IN A
www.1stusb.co.uk. IN A
;====== CNAME Records
; hostname type value
ftp.1stusb.co.uk. IN CNAME 1stusb.co.uk.

Manage your DNS like a professional

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