spf record

Posted on 2009-12-30
Last Modified: 2012-05-08
Dear all,

how to create a spf record for smarthost like

Question by:techgyan
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    It should be as simple as:

    @   IN TXT  "v=spf1 -all"

    @ represents your domain name, e.g. And the SPF record states (at the moment) that only is permitted to send mail as your domain name, everything else should be dropped (-all).


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    by:Alan Hardisty
    There is a good website that I use to create an SPF record (which is now working again!):
    or there is Microsoft's site:

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