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  1. Add Support for SimpleDNS v8.0

    Currently, only version 6.0 is supported. It would be great to add for SimpleDNS version 8.0 on as well.

    6 votes
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  2. REST api DNSSEC

    Would it be possible to sign a domains DNSSEC through the API and export the public key?

    This would be nice to have in combination with a domainregistar outside of Plesk.

    6 votes
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  3. dmark. dkim and spf in record TXT

    DMARC. DKIM and SPF propose txt recod in template

    6 votes
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  4. Integrated DDNS

    Please add support for updating A records in the DNS using a URL. To use for example from Synology or other devices.

    6 votes
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  5. Keep DNS zone functionality

    Please add functionality to "Keep DNS zone".

    It would allow keeping the DNS zone of a domain when this domain is deleted.

    This is useful, for example, if you move an account to a different server that is a part of the same DNS cluster as the previous server, and you want to delete the account information from the original server.

    The same functionality is implemented in cPanel:
    https://documentation.cpanel.net/display/68Docs/Terminate+Accounts

    5 votes
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  6. Ability to create custom MX records via DNS Templates with <domain> placeholder in the middle

    Ability to create custom MX records via DNS Templates with <domain> placeholder in the middle of the value.

    For example, currently, it is not possible to create a record via DNS Templates:
    <domain>. MX mx.<domain>.example.com

    It can be useful for setting up an external mail service with a hostname based on a domain name.

    4 votes
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  7. Ability to add CNAME for Domain Root

    Please add the possibility to add a CNAME for rootdomain instead of an A-record, so-called CNAME flattening feature.

    3 votes
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  8. Support underscore creation in domain for NS records

    Support underscore for DNS record creation, e.g.,

    add NS records for default._domainkey.example.com

    3 votes
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  9. comments for DNS

    Add comments filelds for DNS records.

    3 votes
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  10. Add note to entry

    Option to add a note to a DNS entry.

    3 votes
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  11. NAPTR

    Possibility to add NAPTR records in Plesk

    3 votes
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  12. <hostname> variable in DNS Template

    Hello!
    Im running a multiserver network where all emails are sent from a service nodes main ip. And I want to have the following MX record in my DNS template: MX | <domain> | <hostname>| .

    3 votes
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  13. Add the ability to apply DNS Template to existing domains on Windows

    This feature exists on Linux. So it will be great to have the same on Windows as well. It will make it easier to manage DNS on servers with many domains.

    2 votes
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  14. Raw SOA Editor

    I want to change the DNS-Editor to the Raw View like a Source Editor for HTML.

    Its way better to import dns from other providers to plesk with the raw soa file format if there are too much records to single add them via gui.

    Maybe a Button "Extended View" with default SOA Design

    $TTL 7200
    @ IN SOA ns1.your-server.de. postmaster.your-server.de. (

    2019101403   ; serial
    
    86400 ; refresh
    10800 ; retry
    3600000 ; expire
    86400 ) ; minimum

    @ IN NS ns3.second-ns.de.
    @ IN NS ns.second-ns.com.
    @ IN NS ns1.your-server.de.

    @ IN A 1.1.1.1
    www IN A 1.1.1.1

    2 votes
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  15. Disable DNS when Subscription is Disabled

    When a Subscription is Disabled, DNS records are currently still served for the domain. When email and/or websites are hosted remotely, Disabling the Subscription in Plesk therefore has no real effect.

    Keeping the DNS records active when the Subscription is merely Suspended seems correct. But keeping them enabled when the Subscription is Disabled is not ideal with remotely-hosted email or web.

    Obviously simply disabling DNS for the domain resolves the problem, but I think it should be automatic when the domain is Disabled rather than just Suspended.

    2 votes
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  16. Add <ip1>, <ip2>, <ip3> placeholders to DNS template

    Mail server on windows sends email from specific IP
    It's required to setup SPF record in DNS template to include all server public IP addresses.
    If mail server outgoing IP and public IP is changed in the future, the DNS will update the new IP automatically for all domains.

    Example: "v=spf1 ip4:<ip> ip4:<ip2> ip4:<ip3> ~all"

    2 votes
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  17. dnssec, insert DS records in DNS zone via button, or automatically

    When signing a domain with the Plesk DNSSEC plug-in DS records are created and one can copy that to clipboard.

    It would be comfortable if there is a button/option to insert these records automatically in the domain zone.

    2 votes
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  18. Allow CNAME to point to another CNAME

    Allow CNAME records to point to another CNAME record. Currently it is not possible to do so in Plesk and shows the error:

    Error: Incorrect combination of DNS records is present in the DNS zone.

    2 votes
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    A CNAME can point to another CNAME, although this configuration is generally not recommended for performance reasons. When applicable, the CNAME should point as closely as possible to the target name in order to avoid unnecessary performance overheads.

    But we will consider this functionality in upcoming releases if it will be popular.
    Everyone, please continue voting for this feature if you consider it important.


    IG

  19. Lock DNS records | Disable Reset to default

    We have the "dmarc"- record in our template having a placeholder for the value. At the time the Record "dmarc" was edited by adding the value, mostly every DNS record is no more in the state of the DNS template.

    Therefore it is important to have some policies:
    - The button "Reset to default" can be disabled on Admin and Reseller level.
    - The button "Master/*****" can be disabled. Usually this functionality is not needed.
    - For certain very important DNS setting, a "Lock" button might make sense. If applied, this record can not be edited anymore by…

    2 votes
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  20. Ability for additional settings for Plesk DNS

    Plesk overrides additional settings in /etc/named.conf on server-wide level and on zone level.
    So, it would be great to have the ability to configure additional settings via GUI to be applied correctly,

    The general use case that there is no need to constantly sync zones between master and slaves. The constant sync requests increase the load on the server like DDOS.

    We tried to workaround the issue using notify directive, however, it is being overwritten if modify some dns setting from Plesk.

    2 votes
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