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(mt) Media Temple: A Record Instructions


Editing your A Record points your base domain (e.g. yoursite.com) to your LaunchRock page.

  1. Log into your account at the Media Temple AccountCenter 
  2. Click on the domain whose DNS zone file you want to edit. 
  3. Scroll down to the Domain Tools section. 
  4. Click the Edit DNS Zone File icon 
  5. Under the Name column locate the * line 
  6. Select A in the Type menu 
  7. Enter in Data field next to it. 
  8. Choose A (Address) in the Record Type menu. 
  9. Click Save

Note: To increase reliability you should create four A records and point each one to a different LaunchRock IP address:


    Congratulations! Your A record is now configured to point to LaunchRock.

    If you have trouble editing your A Records, you can check out the Media Temple tutorial pageOr, view a sample message to use when you contact Media Temple for further assistance.

    A CNAME record is required for your hosted Landing Page. Create your Media Temple CNAME record.

    Once you've modified your A records, it may take up to 72 hours for changes to update live.