Modify an existing DNS Host (A) record using VBScript

I am wanting to find a way of using a VBScript to modify the IP address that I have for an existing DNS Host (A) record without deleting it and then re-creating it.
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Hi amlloyd,

This might assist you:

Let me know.

amlloydAuthor Commented:
I'm afraid this has not helped me. My knowledge of VB Scripting is all but non-existent apart from running a VBScript. The link shows me a VB Script that can be used to ADD a record to DNS whereas I want to be able to MODIFY an existing record.

Many thanks

Hi amlloyd,

A bit delayed, but I think I might've found something:

Hope this assists you!


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