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How to Set Up DKIM for VaporB2B?

September 24, 2022  |  2 min read
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DKIM is specified in RFC 6376, and it is used by a number of email service providers, including Google, Yahoo, and Microsoft. DKIM is designed to address some of the flaws in the existing email system, such as spoofing, phishing, and message tampering. It allows email senders to digitally sign their messages in a way that can be verified by email receivers. This allows receivers to verify that the message truly came from the sender, and has not been tampered with. 

Steps to Configure DKIM for VaporB2B

To obtain your DKIM keys and enable DKIM authentication for your domains, contact VaporB2B support team. You will receive a DKIM key pair from VaporB2B support that will include:

  1. A DKIM public key, which should be published in your public DNS.
  2. A DKIM private key: used by VaporB2B to sign your outgoing emails

The DKIM key pair can also be created using our free DKIM record generator tool if you are sending emails from your own servers as opposed to VaporB2B.

How to Get Your DKIM Public Key Available for VaporB2B

  1. Log in as the administrator to your DNS provider’s administration console.
  2. Go to the DNS records section of each of your domains.
  3. Depending on the type of DKIM record that has been provided to you, create a TXT or CNAME record.
  4. Copy and paste the hostname and value
  5. Save your record’s modifications and wait 48–72 hours for your DNS to take effect.

You can use Skysnag’s free DKIM Checker to check the health of your DKIM record here

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