Mail server MX lookup comes back, No Records Exist.

When I use MXTOOLBOX to check MX LOOKUP against our mail server, we get back......

mx:mail.ourserver.com   Find Problems    mx  
No Records Exist

We have the external DNS configured and if I do NSLOOKUP it translate correctly. Not sure what's not finished.
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HaroldNetwork EngineerAsked:
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Will SzymkowskiSenior Solution ArchitectCommented:
You do not use the MX record against an MX Record lookup. All you need to use is the External Domain name.

Example

Correct = domain.com

Incorrect = mail.domain.com

Will.
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Amit KumarCommented:
Just FYI, MX records are published for whole domain, on the other hand we can also publish MX records for child domains too. But try with external domain as of now and check if you can see MX records.
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HaroldNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
aahhh!!!!   goofed.

Thanks Will.
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HaroldNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
thank you
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