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local MX record , host file

Is there a way to insert and mx record locallly, just the way you add an A record on the host file c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\
We dont have access to our DNS server and just wanted to add a local MX record to test something.

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mikeleebrlaCommented:
The answer is pretty much simply NO.  The host file is for A records only, not MX records.  there is no such mechanism for MX records.

for a workaround you could just install a DNS server on some machine, create the A and MX records you want on it,  and then  point your test box to that DNS sever.
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mikeleebrlaCommented:
works for me  :)
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Computer101Commented:
Forced accept.

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