How To Get Started With Dynamic DNS

Want to use a dynamic dns service to have access to all your remote devices?
This howto will guide you through all necessary steps.
Use our gifs for our website or jump right in to the API and automate the right way.

REGISTER FIRST

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RESERVE RECORD

With our Dynamic DNS you can register any available record at tokendns.xyz.


API:

curl --get "https://api.tokendns.co/v1/reserve" \
  -d apikey=${apikey} \
  -d name=${name}

UPDATE RECORD

Let us update your new record with your current ip address. If you don't know your address visit ip.tokendns.co.


API:

curl --get "https://api.tokendns.co/v1/update" \
  -d apikey=${apikey} \
  -d name=${name} \
  -d content=$(curl -s -4 https://ip.tokendns.co)

CRONJOB:

0 * * * * root curl -s --get https://api.tokendns.co/v1/update -d apikey=${apikey} -d name=${name} -d content=$(curl -s -4 https://ip.tokendns.co) >/dev/null"

FINISH!

Yes it's that easy to reserve and update your record. Do you want to automate this? Check out our Blog for more information.

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