Custom URL for google apps / gmail

September 18, 2013 7.4k views
Google apps says: To use the custom URL, you must change the CNAME record with your domain host. Find the CNAME settings and enter the following as the CNAME value or alias: mail Set the CNAME destination to the following address: If I try and add a CNAME record and enter "mail" as name and "" as hostname then I get this error: Data needs to end with a dot (.) What am I doing wrong? (I feel like I must just not be understanding something fundamental about how DNS records work)
3 Answers has worked for me in the past, as well.
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Oh, haha, I dunno why I didn't try that. Thanks!
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