SPF is an email authentication method that verifies if the mail sent using your domain name is genuine and authentic or is forged. This is done by adding a certain SPF record in your domain, so the email sent from your domain can be verified. To set up SPF for Mail Assure follow the steps provided below.
Creating an SPF Record for Mail Assure - Solarwinds
Here are the steps to set up SPF for Mail Assure - Solarwinds :
Login to your DNS management console
Navigate to Tools & Settings > DNS Template
You need to edit the DNS TXT record related to SPF
An SPF TXT record for Mail Assure - Solarwinds will have the following syntax:
mydomain.com TXT v=spf1 include:mtaroutes.com -all
Publish this record in your DNS records section for your respective domain.
Note: If you don’t have an SPF record previously for your domain, simply publish the above-mentioned record to enable SPF for outgoing emails using Mail Assure - Solarwinds. If you do have an existing SPF record in your DNS, you need to modify it to include Mail Assure - Solarwinds, as shown below:
Previous SPF record: v=spf1 mx -all
Modified SPF record: v=spf1 mx include:mtaroutes.com -all
Wait for 24-48 hours to allow your DNS to process the changes