Add records at ZGSJ to set up your SharePoint Online Public Website

Note: The SharePoint Online Public Website information in this article only applies if your organization purchased Office 365 prior to March 9, 2015.

Before you rename the Office 365 operated by 21Vianet website to use your custom domain name, make sure you've finished designing the website (in Office 365) and that you're ready for everyone to see it. Then when you're ready to use your custom domain for the address, you create (at the DNS host for your domain) a CNAME record to point to your customized website.

Ready to create that CNAME record at XXX? Follow the steps in this article.

Add the CNAME record to use your custom domain

First, review one of the two following linked articles (depending on the Office 365 subscription you have) for an overview of the process.

Then, when you’re ready to create the required CNAME record, use the steps in the following table.


What you'll see

Add a CNAME record.

  1. On the zgsj website, open the DNS records page for your domain.

    To find the DNS records page for your domain, see Find your DNS records at zgsj.

  2. In the right pane, click 增加别名 (add a CNAME record).

  3. Make sure that the fields are set to precisely the following values for the empty record:

    • 智能DNS (network): Use the default value.

    • 主机名 (host name): Use the name of your custom subdomain; for example, www.

    • 指向到 (points to): Use, where name is the first part of your initial domain; for example, contoso in

  4. Click 增加 (add).

  5. In the confirmation dialog box, click OK.

Click "增加别名"

Add CNAME record

If you’re done making domain changes, lock your domain.

Find your DNS records at zgsj

Use the steps in the following table to get to the right spot in the zgsj website to edit your DNS records.


What you'll see

Go to the page that has the DNS records for your domain.

  1. In your browser, go to the zgsj website and sign in.

  2. In the left pane, in the 产品管理 (product management) section, click 域名管理 (domain management).

  3. In the right pane, in the 控制面板 (control panel) column for the domain that you want to update, click 登录解析(sign in).

  4. In the control panel for your domain, in the left pane, click DNS解析管理 (DNS management).

    The DNS records page for your domain opens.

Sign in to zgsj

Click "域名管理"

Click "登录解析"

Click "DNS解析管理"

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