How to create an SRV record

An SRV record provides information about web based services and is most commonly used for SIP services. SRV records use a special naming scheme which includes the service, the protocol, and the name of the domain.

Example: would be the SRV record for SIP requests for “”.

Creating an SRV record on Porkbun


Log in. You should arrive at the Domain Management screen. If you’re already logged in, click on Account in the top-right corner and select Domain Management.


Locate your domain and click the drop-down list to the right. On the menu that appears, click the “Edit” option next to “DNS Records”.




On the Manage DNS Records screen, select SRV for the Type.

Specify the Service and the Protocol in the Host field (e.g. _sip._tcp).

Specify the Weight, Port, and Target in the Answer field (e.g. 5 5060

Specify the Priority in the Priority field.

Click the “Add” button to create the record.



Repeat the above steps for each SRV record you would like to create.



Click the X icon in the top right of the popup box to close “Manage DNS Records”

Your SRV records will begin propagating within five minutes.





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