Adding a "." at the end of DNS entry


My client is asking me to create a CNAME record with those value : Awesome Screenshot

BUT when i saved it, the “.” at the end is removed : Awesome Screenshot

What to do ??

Thank for helping me

Don’t sweat it. That is normal behavior on Cloudflare. The dot simply isn’t shown, but the effect of the dot will be present in the generated zone data.

If you were running your own DNS server and editing raw DNS zone files and forgot the dot, the resulting CNAME would be

You can confirm that the correct CNAME is returned by performing a DNS lookup on You will see that is returned as expected (once you actually create the record).


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