Redirect Subdomain to External URL

I want to redirect a subdomain ( to an external site ( I have attempted to do this with the rules using a permanent 301 redirect but the redirect is showing that the page will not load. What am I doing wrong?

This site can’t be reached

Check if there is a typo in

You need to create a DNS record for and make it :orange:. This can be an A, AAAA or CNAME record with essentially any value. I usually create a AAAA record with value 100::, but an A record set to would work also.

Once you create the DNS entry, the redirect will work:

% curl --connect-to :: --silent --dump-header - | egrep -i 'HTTP/|location'
HTTP/2 301
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Thanks. I was just checkout out the other posts and saw how to do it with a CNAME update. Looks like it’s working now. I appreciate the quick response.

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