MX not propagating

I have set up 2 emails ([email protected] and [email protected]) with networksolutions. I changed the mx records and even had tech support check them out and they said that the problem is the MX not getting propagated. The domain is

You added the MX records to the Cloudflare DNS configuration, right? What do they look like?

You currently have a security issue.

Your MX records say “mail”. That would only work if your email address was [email protected].

The MX record should say “” instead.

The two “mail” MX records, change that from “mail” to “@”.

I changed it to and now it won’t let me do @ in there.

@ is just shorthand for the domain name. You’ve got it right.

Got it. Thanks!

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Your domain is still broken and insecure.

What do I need to do to secure it?

The posted article has everything on that.


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