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Adding to your local DNS database

How would I go about adding a host to my DNS database so that everyone can see it?
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brwwigginsCommented:
open the DNS manager on your computer, add an A record for the host
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keseaAuthor Commented:
So if everyone cannot see this, is there something wrong with the DNS?
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brwwigginsCommented:
if you added the A record and others who point to your server cannot see it then there may be something wrong.

try doing a NSLOOKUP from one of the clients and see if it can resolve the entry
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