Verifies the ownership of a specified domain name.

The maximum number of times that each user can call this operation per second is 100.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes VerifyDomainOwner

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to VerifyDomainOwner.

DomainName String Yes

The domain name of which you want to verify the ownership. You can specify only one domain name.

VerifyType String Yes dnsCheck

The method that you want to use to verify the ownership of the specified domain name.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
Content String verify_dffeb6610035dcb77b413a59c32cd91f

The verification content.

RequestId String 34AB41F1-04A5-496F-8C8D-634BDBE6A9FB

The ID of the request.


Sample requests
&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format


JSON format

  "Content": "verify_dffeb6610035dcb77b413a59c32cd91f",
  "RequestId": "34AB41F1-04A5-496F-8C8D-634BDBE6A9FB"

Error codes

HttpCode Error code Error message Description
400 DomainOwnerVerifyFail Owner verification of the root domain failed. The error message returned because you have not proven your ownership of the specified domain name. Beginning June 12, 2020, the first time that a domain name is added to Alibaba Cloud CDN, you must prove that you are the owner of the domain name. To prove the ownership, you can add a DNS record or upload the required verification file to Alibaba Cloud CDN. Then, you can call the AddCdnDomain operation to add the domain name to Alibaba Cloud CDN. For more information, see Verify the ownership of a domain name.

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