Retrieve Sender Policy Framework (SPF) host records for a domain.


Use this command to retrieve SPF host records for a domain.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on

Log on to with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.

In the DNS settings (zone file) section, the test record shows the SPF host record.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The domain name must belong to this account.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:


Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
SLD Required Second-level domain name (for example, enom in 63
TLD Required Top-level domain name (extension) 15
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
Name Name of this SPF record
Type Type of this SPF record
A-Radio Setting for A-radio
MX-Radio Setting for MX-radio
PTR-Radio Setting for PTR-radio
ALL-Radio Setting for ALL-radio
A-Records Value for A records
MX-Records Value for MX records
IP-Records Value for IP records
INC-Records Value for INC record
HostID Host ID number
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0 check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values.
ErrX Error messages explaining the failure. These can be presented as is back to the client.
Done True indicates this entire response has reached you successfully.



  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, send ResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XML in your request.
  • Check the return parameter ErrCount. If greater than 0 the transaction failed. The parameter Err(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.