Google can´t find MX records for DNS

Posted October 13, 2016 8.5k views
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I’m trying to set up gmail for my domain.

I added the google settings to my MX Records as seen below


but Google don´t seem to find the Records I have already waited 48hrs and the result was that I didn´t have any MX records. I have double checked the spelling and it all adds up.

The domain is from Godaddy but I’ve directed the name servers to Digital Ocean.

I really don´t know why this isn’t working and I don´t want to be without my email for another 48hrs.

here is the Zonefile

$TTL 1800 IN SOA 1800 IN NS 1800 IN NS 1800 IN NS 1800 IN A 1800 IN CNAME 1800 IN MX 1 1800 IN MX 5 1800 IN MX 5 1800 IN MX 10 1800 IN MX 10


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Your mx records should be for not

Adding this answer if anyone stumbled upon this question while trying to resolve the similar issues i had.

I had a similar issue, it seems like Add Gmail MX records creates wrong records. replacing ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM. with worked for me.