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How to set up DMARC for Alibaba Cloud in Valimail

Updated over a week ago

This article covers the SPF and DKIM authentication processes for Alibaba Cloud and how they are managed in Valimail. While only one of the two authentication methods is required for an email to pass DMARC, our recommendation is to configure both whenever possible.

Configuring DKIM authentication for your Alibaba Cloud emails

1. You can find the configuration information of the corresponding domain name in the Direct Mail console and obtain the record value.


2. After you obtain the record value, log on to the Domain console and add the following TXT parsing records to the primary domain name. If you use a primary domain name, enter "aliyun-ap-southeast-1._domainkey" in the host record.


You can also find the instructions on how to set up DKIM and SPF for Alibaba Cloud, here.

Add an Alibaba Cloud DKIM key in Valimail

You can find more detailed information on how to add a DKIM key in Valimail, here:

Configuring SPF authentication for your Alibaba Cloud emails

Once you establish that Alibaba Cloud is an authorized sender for your domain, you will need to add the service in your Enabled Senders.

You will find more detailed information on how to add a service for your domain in Valimail, here:

Note: We encourage you to use the comment section for any useful information about your sending service, such as the name of the service owner, change request ticket numbers, etc.

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