Update DNS record

Update a DNS record properties.


If successful, this endpoint will return a 200 OK status.


One of the following scopes are required to use this endpoint.


The following arguments are supported for this endpoint.

Name Type Default Value

dns_record Required

DNS Record Lookup None

properties Required

DNSRecordArguments None

Potential Errors

The following errors may occur during this request.

Details HTTP status


No DNS record was found matching any of the criteria provided in the arguments

404 Not Found


A validation error occurred with the object that was being created/updated/deleted

422 Unprocessable Entity

Returned Object

When the request is successful, you can expect an object matching the specification below to be returned.

    dns_record: DNSRecord {
        id: String
        name: String?
        full_name: String
        ttl: Integer?
        type: DNS record types
        priority: Integer?
        content: String
        content_attributes: DNSRecordContentAttributes {
            A: RecordContentAttributesForA? {
                ip_address: String?
            AAAA: RecordContentAttributesForAAAA? {
                ip_address: String?
            ALIAS: RecordContentAttributesForALIAS? {
                hostname: String?
            CAA: RecordContentAttributesForCAA? {
                flag: String?
                tag: String?
                value: String?
            CNAME: RecordContentAttributesForCNAME? {
                hostname: String?
            IPS: RecordContentAttributesForIPS? {
                ip_addresses: String?
            MX: RecordContentAttributesForMX? {
                hostname: String?
            NS: RecordContentAttributesForNS? {
                hostname: String?
            PTR: RecordContentAttributesForPTR? {
                hostname: String?
            SOA: RecordContentAttributesForSOA? {
            SRV: RecordContentAttributesForSRV? {
                weight: String?
                port: String?
                target: String?
            SSHFP: RecordContentAttributesForSSHFP? {
                algorithm: String?
                fingerprint_type: String?
                fingerprint: String?
            TXT: RecordContentAttributesForTXT? {
                content: String?
            VirtualMachine: RecordContentAttributesForVirtualMachine? {
                virtual_machine: String?