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Yahoo DNS Settings - redirect a website, not the email

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Hello,

I need to redirect a website  - not its email - to another server. Guess that's the A record, correct?
The site is registered and hosted with Yahoo.
How do I do that exactly in the Yahoo Web Hosting Starter control panel?

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by:Anuroopsundd
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A record is for server or website.
 for sending email it checks for MX records.
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by:Sumukha
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So I just enter the new IP address?
No changes to the other records?
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Anybody else?
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i have not seen "Yahoo Web Hosting Starter control panel" so not sure what you have their for settings... but just put in IP Address for A record.. and no other settings.
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Will do and let you know.

Thanks!
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Thanks!
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