WHOIS and DNS lookup for .AC.UK domain names
You can query the whois for any .ac.uk domain name which is already registered, retrieve details regarding the:
If you need to check the whois of an ac.uk domain you can use the WHOIS unix command but
the simplest way it to use our page: WHOIS lookup for
Checking the live DNS for a domain can be very useful, it can help you diagnose possible issues; it also allows you to view and backup the DNS.
DNS control panel - this is always included with all ac.uk domains we manage, register or reregister, it is easy to add/remove/edit all records attached to the DNS for the ac.uk domain name, including MX records.
If you need to check the DNS of an .ac.uk domain you can use the host unix command,
if you are using a unix desktop, but it is far easier to use our: