Unable to verify CNAME record


#1

Hi,

I am installing a security certificate for our Load Balancer via AWS. AWS asks for a CNAME record to be present in the domain to verify the domain ownership.

I added the CNAME pair given by AWS but I am unable to verify it. I used DNS Checker for verification. The ‘CNAME record’ is getting verified as a ‘A record’ but not as a ‘CNAME record’.

The CNAME flattening option is set to root domain only.

Thanks,
Vinay.


#2

Is your entry proxied (:orange:)?


#3

How do I check that?


#4

In your DNS settings.


#5

Yes, it is. Should I turn that off?


#6

Yes, you should.


#7

Thanks Sandro, it worked!


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