Set Up DNS for Office 365 in cPanel

To set up Microsoft Office 365, login to cPanel, then add/update the following DNS records for the domain(s) in question: 300 MX 0 3600 TXT MS=ms000000
autodiscover 3600 CNAME 3600 TXT “v=spf1 ~all”
_sip 3600 SRV 100 1 443
_sipfederationtls 3600 SRV 100 1 5061
sip 3600 CNAME
lyncdiscover 3600 CNAME

  • The MS record shown in red is a number supplied by Microsoft as part of the verification rocess.
  • The MX record contains the domain name as a prefix, with periods replaced by hyphens.

Then, change the Email Routing setting down the bottom to “Remote Mail Exchanger”.