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How to Set up G Suite MX records in Plesk?

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Watch this video for a step by step process on how to Set up G Suite MX records in Plesk

Steps to Set up G Suite MX records in Plesk:

  • Log in to Plesk.
  • Click on DNS
  • Select these checkboxes to remove existing records.

  • Note: The most important record to remove is the MX record. But to avoid conflicts, the DMARC TXT, SPF TXT (if any) and A records for mail and webmail should also be removed.
  • Click on Remove.

Steps to add new MX records:

To direct your email to your G Suite account, you have to add these MX records to your domain.

  • In the same dashboard, click on Add Record.
  • From the Record Type list, select MX.
  • Leave the Mail Domain field empty.
  • In the Mail exchange server field, enter this record (ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM)
  • In Specify the priority of the mail exchange server list, select the priority as 1 for this record.
  • Click on OK.
  • Repeat the same procedure to add remaining MX records with their respective Priority.

  • After adding all the MX records, click on Update.
  • You will get a success message.
  • Now you can activate G suite from the Google admin panel.

In this way, you can set up G Suite MX records in Plesk.

Gandhar is a marketing professional at MilesWeb. He is passionate about exploring and writing technical articles related to web hosting and digital marketing. Also, he has over four years of experience in digital marketing. Besides content writing, he tries to engage an online audience through YouTube video tutorials and social media activities.
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