DNS Configuration for Office 365 in cPanel or WHM
Introduction What is Office 365?
Office 365 is a cloud-based subscription e-mail service supplier that brings collectively the very best instruments for the best way folks work at this time. By combining best-in-class apps like Excel and Outlook with highly effective cloud companies like OneDrive and Microsoft Groups, Office 365 lets anybody create and share wherever on any gadget.
To set up Microsoft Office 365, log in to cPanel, then add/update the following DNS Configuration records for the domain(s) in question:
# Record Type TXT example.com.au. 3600 TXT MS=ms000000 example.com.au. 3600 TXT "v=spf1 include:spf.protection.outlook.com -all" # Record Type MX example.com.au. 300 MX 0 example-com-au.mail.protection.outlook.com. # Record Type CNAME autodiscover 3600 CNAME autodiscover.outlook.com. sip 3600 CNAME sipdir.online.lync.com. lyncdiscover 3600 CNAME webdir.online.lync.com. msoid 3600 CNAME clientconfig.microsoftonline-p.net. enterpriseregistration 3600 CNAME enterpriseregistration.windows.net. enterpriseenrollment 3600 CNAME enterpriseenrollment.manage.microsoft.com. # Record type SRV _sip._tls 3600 SRV 100 1 443 sipdir.online.lync.com. _sipfederationtls._tcp 3600 SRV 100 1 5061 sipfed.online.lync.com.
- The MS record ms000000 supplied by Microsoft as part of the verification process.
- The MX record contains the domain name as a prefix, with periods replaced by hyphens.
- SPF, Once it has been approved and active with you will need to add in your web server IP to the SPF record. “v=spf1 +a include:spf.protection.outlook.com -all”