With a CNAME record, you can use a subdomain as an alias for another domain. For example, you can use a CNAME record to redirect users to your corporate Yandex.Mail when they open an address in the format
If you delegated your domain to Yandex servers, the CNAME record is configured automatically.
General guide for setting up a CNAME record
If you want to use the
mail.yourdomain.tld format for your corporate email address, do the following:
Log in to the domain (DNS zone) control panel on your DNS hosting company's website.
If you delegated your domain to Yandex servers, go to the DNS Editor in Yandex.Connect.
Create a CNAME record with the following values (the field names may differ for different management panels):
Subdomain name (or Host) —
Some control panels require you to enter the full name of your subdomain (for example,
Note that you don't actually need to change the name of your server (change
domainto your domain name).
The dot at the end of the server name is required, unless your control panel adds this dot by default.
- If you need to fill in the TTL field, enter
Wait for the changes to take effect. It may take DNS servers up to 72 hours to exchange the updated DNS records.