Create a DNS Zone with the correct records for Office 365

Last updated: 7/25/2017

This template configures the records needed to integrate Azure DNS with Office 365 by adding the correct CNAME, SRV, MX, and TXT records.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
dnsZoneName Name of the DNS Zone to create or update.
ttl Time to live value, in seconds
_artifactsLocation The base URI where artifacts required by this template are located.
_artifactsLocationSasToken The sasToken required to access _artifactsLocation. When the template is deployed using the accompanying scripts, a sasToken will be automatically generated.
recordTypes A delimited list that defines the resources to create, acceptable values are (mail,mdm, and sfb). A combination of all or just one of the values can be used.

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/dns-records-office365/azuredeploy.json
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

Command line

azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/dns-records-office365/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface