Email server not found


I switched over the domain to Dreamhost over a day ago. I set up an A record for a sub domain (…I don’t know if this is relevant or not…doesn’t seem like it should be).

Yesterday I had a redirect, but I have since turned it off.

Anyhow, I cannot access any of the email accounts. If I attempt to access I get an error message saying the server cannot connect. Same with etc, etc.

All email is bounced…and email cannot be sent (through Outlook, since we can’t even reach webmail).

Bounced emails come back with the following: 554 554 5.7.1 Recipient address rejected: Access denied (state 14)


So your nameservers are dreamhost, you A record for points to for the base domain which the redirects to which is served from (or

You mx record where mail is sent is dreamhost: and

Where is your mail supposed to be, dreamhost or somewhere else?


The mail is supposed to be on dreamhost.

There shouldn’t be any redirect at all. There should be an A record for which redirects to I didn’t change anything else (though like I said, I DID have a redirect about 16 hours ago but has since been deleted).

This is all the info…most of which is greek to me

MX 0
MX 0
_domainkey TXT o=~; TXT k=rsa; t=y; p=MIGfMA0GCSqGSIb3DQEBAQUAA4GNADCBiQKBgQC7izI96vAXjgi4Xi8HwSpo29Rk5v 28AqerKegaG3IfqqSMUw5gNky6dcIXr8zCE9MiKVBXqlBpMrY6M36XEDQMvca7GzJTluEv+eoP7/lzDN pV2BuQdm1ilI7JzTe3YMceM67NFbKB7n00bZ1csECr10uaiCamXPzSFCEvyFAvqwIDAQAB
ftp A
mail A
mail MX 0
mail MX 0
mailboxes A
www.mailboxes A
webmail A
www.webmail A
www A