Creating Service Records for DreamHost

DreamHost Service Records

The screen shot above depicts a service record example for DreamHost. Most of the fields in this dialog are self explanatory, but some fields require brief explanations.
  • API Key: Folllow these steps to create it:
    • Follow this link to go to DreeamHost API management page
    • If prompted, login using your DreamHost account credentials
    • In the "Functions this key should have access to:" list, select the "All dns functions" checkbox
    • Scroll down and select the "Generate a new API Key now!" button
    • Take a note of your newly generated API Key
  • API Key: Folllow these steps to locate it:
  • DNS Record Types: DreamHost supports dynamic DNS records of type A and AAAA