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Disable and enable name servers

The following procedure describes the steps to enable or disable an existing name server.

Enable or disable a name server by using the CLI

At the command prompt, type the following commands to enable or disable a name server and verify the configuration:

-  (enable | disable) dns nameServer <IPAddress>
-  show dns nameServer <IPAddress>

Example:

> disable dns nameServer 10.102.9.19
 Done
> show dns nameServer 10.102.9.19
1)       10.102.9.19: LOCAL  -  State: OUT OF SERVICE
 Done

Enable or disable a name server by using the GUI

  1. Navigate to Traffic Management > DNS > Name Servers.
  2. In the details pane, select the name server that you want to enable or disable.
  3. Click Enable or Disable. If a name server is enabled, the Disable option is available. If a name server is disabled, the Enable option is available.

Disable and enable name servers