DNS servers are what actually make a domain name work. They convert a text label to the information such as IP addresses that the Internet is based on. They do not necessarily handle e-mail, or serve web pages. Instead they direct web surfers and e-mail messages to the correct computers.
Modified on: Mon, 11 Dec, 2017 at 9:59 AM
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