This page outline how you can migrate from a competing product and keep the current DNS records.
Follow this guide if you are looking to migrate from another WHMCS DNS Manager module you currently have.
The competing module must be using BIND based nameserver.
You have root access to old nameserver
You have root access to new DirectAdmin server
Setup the DNS
Suite Module with the proper DirectAdmin credentials
Go into the Admin Management Panel
You should now see a green button with Sync Domains to Remote
. Click on this and let the module create the domains on the DirectAdmin server. If you do not see this button, then you either your DirectAdmin account has more domains than your Active domains in WHMCS or you had enabled Large DB Exclusion in the Config. Run this URL
directly and it should trigger the sync.
All the domains should now be on the DirectAdmin server. Now log onto your old nameserver containing current DNS
records. Zip up all the zone files in
Copy the zip file with all the zones to your DirectAdmin server, now extract it to /var/named/ as well
Restart the DirectAdmin named, everything should load correctly if there is no syntax error in the zones.