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Knowledge base Server List

Here is a list of servers commonly used by our customers: STILL UNDER CONSTRUCTION! <
DNS Servers
Customer Facing Resolvers217.169.20.20
These 2 servers are caching DNS servers -typically used on your TCP/IP settings.
Customer Facing Resolvers (IPv6)2001:8b0::2020
These 2 servers are caching DNS servers -typically used on your TCP/IP settings when using IPv6
Internet Facing Resolversprimary-dns.co.uk
These serve the DNS for domains that we host. you'd only need to know these if we host the DNS for your domain, but the domain is registered with another company
Email servers
Outgoingsmtp.aa.net.ukThere are 3 machines in the outgoing email server pool. These are used to send email. (Auth/SSL/TLS/ports 25&587)
There are a few webmail clients you can choose from, 'Squirrel Mail' being the default, but 'RoundCube' is a pretty alternative. (C server)
POP3 & IMAP4mail.your-domain
Use this in your email clients to collect email by POP3 or IMAP. (tls/ssl/ports 143&993)
Incoming SMTPyour-domain.incoming-mail.co.ukUse this in your MX records when we are providing inbound mail services for your domain.
Backup relaytertiary-mx.co.ukThis is a backup relay that will queue and resend email. It doesn't accept spam-looking connections/messages.
Usernamefull email addressUse your full email address as the username, password set via Domain Management
Webpage Hosting
FTP Hostwww.your-domainThe web server is limitless.aa.net.uk which can be used if DNS hasn't propagated yet etc. More
Usernameyour-domainUse the domain name that you are wanting to upload to, eg www.testing.me.uk. Password set within the DNS settings for your domain via Domain Management
Usenet Service
NNTPnews.aa.net.ukNews service. Expected to be available at some point but no time scale yet.
yournumber.call.me.ukOur VoIP server. More
UsernameyournumberUse the phone number assigned to you as the user name. via Telephony Management
Time Server
NTPtime.aa.net.ukUse this to set your clock by NTP
IPv6 Tunnel End Point incoming and outgoing. More
Pingable Address
Bottomless81.187.81.187This is the PPP endpoint for ADSL customers, and can be used as an IP address to ping to check the service - eg Can be used in FireBrick profiles..
Other Servers you may see
Cluelesshttps://control.aa.net.ukCore Database Management. Username is your ADSL login More
Pricelesshttps://accounts.aa.net.uk/aalAccounts (billing) administration. Username is your Account Number (AnnnnA) More
Thankless Email ticketing system. Email us
Spamless These servers (6 at the moment) perform spam scanning on email
IP Blocks Used By AAISP Servers