Azure DNS domain hosting example

Last updated: 08-07-2016

This template shows how to create a DNS zone within Azure DNS and how to add some record sets to it.

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Parameter Name Description
newZoneName The name of the DNS zone to be created. Must have at least 2 segements, e.g.
newRecordName The name of the DNS record to be created. The name is relative to the zone, not the FQDN.

Use the template


New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri
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Command line

azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri
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