In Information Technology, a domain can refer to any number of things. At its core it refers to a general area in which a specific type of data exists. Under internet terminology, domain refers to a realm of control on the internet. Under networking terminology, a domain can refer to a group of ...

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Pointing a domain name to a server (DNS)

I have a domain name registered with a webhosting provider, however I have no hosting plan, only the domain. I would like to point this domain to blogger.com Blogger has a help page to guide thru ...
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Cleared all of my cache but still seeing old website

I have a website setup on a free host called 00webhost. i was previously using a free web host called wink.s. i have a .com domain purchased from 1and1. i had wink.ws's dns servers pointed to the ...
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Samba 4 public shares for machines not on the domain

Is it possible to have a public share and have the server appear on the network neighborhood to machines not belonging to the domain? The installation that we have is working well with machines on ...
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Redirect my domain to URL

I want to redirect my domain for example.com to a URL like http://www.jotform.me/form/3xxxxxxxxx8 . I don't have any host I just have a domain. How could I do it?
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Best way to block websites with PowerDNS?

I'm working on a DNS filtering system for my household. I have a blacklist from MESD with a list of both IPs and domains, but am not sure how to block them with the blacklist. I thought about using ...
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Simplest way to verify if a given string is a valid FQDN name?

I need to supply either '-name' or '-sname' when starting an Erlang VM depending on whether the given string is a fully qualified name (FQDN) or not. What would be the quickest and ...
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New domain overwriting old domain accounts

Somehow I don't like how I titled this but oh well. What happened is I got hit with the IE bug on one of my servers which just happens to be my Domain controller and AD. So unfortunately I was ...
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Multiple Domains. Multiple Server. One DNS

I want to host multiple domains of my clients on multiple servers. For example 10 Domains on ServerA, 10 Domains on ServerB etc. So basicly, I want all my clients to have "ns1.main.com" and ...
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What is better? Changing Nameservers or A records? [closed]

I have my hosting on Godaddy and domain on another provider. So I was thinking which would be a better option to point the domain to Godaddy hosting Change the name server to that of godaddy. Change ...
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Why users of Windows 8.x can't login to our domain?

We have a domain set with Samba Version 4.0.0beta2. Machines with Windows 7 and Windows XP have no problems to log in but Windows 8.x machine has this problema where the machine joins the domain but ...
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How do you add the something in http://www.something.webname.com [closed]

How can I add this extra part and what does it mean? www.SOMETHING.domain.co.uk
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How to know from which domain I am getting mails from myself?

I am getting mail from myself, I know it is getting sent through php or through any other server side script. But I want to know from which domain I am getting those mails from myself. I am a php ...
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Why is whois data not available for some sites?

I am trying to check the whois details for a site uq.oz.au and not able to find any data. I have tried multiple whois engines. Could someone let me know why this is the case? Shouldn't registration ...
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Windows XP Domain password

I changed the computer properties so that it doesn't log onto a domain anymore, but unfortunately I restarted the computer before I added a new user. Now, I am faced with a logon screen (not the ...
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Are there any issues with cloning a Windows installation?

I'm sure cloning isn't the Microsoft approved method, but will it actually give issues in the real world? Sysprepped images take additional time to set up and deploy (Setup is configuring your ...
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use work laptop at home

I use work laptop at home and it always connects to the work domain abc.xyz.com even at home. since I access personal stuff and open some websites which are not allowed at work like facebook, twitter, ...
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How to connect a domain name to a host?

I have register a domain on internet like domain.com. I have a server on internet which have installed bind9 service on it. I have enter my name server on DNS tools on my provider domain name manager ...
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Apache ServerName/ServerAlias Matching Paths

I have two Python applications hosted on one server. One being an API and the other being a UI. Both have two different domains: domain-api.com for the API and domain.com for the UI. I have multiple ...
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how to point a domain (or two) to a primary domain? [closed]

I have three domains: domain1.com domain2.net domain3.org ...and I want two of these domains to point to my primary domain (the one ending in .com) WITHOUT using any redirects. How do I do this in ...
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ZPanel configuring DNS for multiple domains

I want to have nameserver ns1.primary.com and ns2.primary.com to be used by all my domains. I've created domain primary.com and other secondary domains through zpanel and created DNS entries for ...
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How to track rogue workgroups or domains

I have a strong feeling one of our desktop support techs is doing this, but I want to see if I can track this down before I start accusing people. I just dont know how... While logging into a local ...
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Domain name of a computer in multiple subnetwork

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what is a scoped dns query?

In MAC OS X (Mavericks) i see multiple resolvers and i dont understand the difference between scoped and non-scoped dns query resolver as displayed below. $ scutil --dns DNS configuration resolver ...
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How can a user login to a workstation if the DC is down?

Is it possible to do such thing? Because the hash of that users' password is normally stored on the DC.. And if it is, where are the users credentials stored on that workstation?
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Where on the DC are password's hashes saved?

Like title says, where are the password's hashes from all the computers on the domain saved on the DC? And where is that file on the dc's filesystem?
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Domain & sub-domain redirection [closed]

I plan to setup a site domain1.com but want all the traffic coming to it redirected to domain2.com. If I do that, will there be any issue in creating subdomain1.domain1.com and ...
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Where does ICANN publish its list of gTLDs in plain text format?

ICANN added 100 or so top level gTLDs string in 2013 and 2014. See Delegated Strings at ICANN's website. I want to fetch the delegated strings, but I don't want it with the HTML markup (it ...
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Impersonating windows server using client from outside the domain

Let me describe a situation: I am sitting on a Mac in a remote office and I remotely administer few different small Active Directory domains. My boss ask me to collect some client machine ...
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Allow user to login in server 2008 R2

I am trying to login my user in server 2008 with domain controller as per this document. But the "Allow log on locally" in Group policy is not enabled. It is in hidden mode and one warning message is ...
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Can't join host Hyper-V to guest virtual machine's domain controller running within it

I created Domain Controller role running inside a guest operating system on a Hyper-V host server. Tried to add that same Hyper-V host server to the domain of the guest virtual machine that Hyper-V ...
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windows autologon in background

I have a domain connected Windows 7. On this pc two domain users can connect. One is my personal user that I currently use, the other is a user that I need in order to remotely launch tasks on this pc ...
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Registered domain 'list'

This question is similar to what I am wanting, but not quite. I have searched, without even a hint of success, for a way to 'browse' all registered domains by TLD - not just per registrar. P.S.: If ...
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Is it possible to allow a user of Domain A to write to Domain B fileshare without a trust relationship?

I'm currently working with two Windows 2008 servers, each running on completely separate domains with no possibility of setting up a trust relationship between them. What I need to find a way of ...
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How can I make a domain point to a certain port without doing www.example.com:7000

I have a domain, and I would like to point play.thedomain.com to the ip:port, so I want my play.something.com to point to, let's say 127.0.0.1:25577 (I know, that's localhost, just an example) I do ...
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Do I need a separate hosting plan for each domain if I want the sites responsive?

I have a few new domains that I want to reserve. When a user goes to any of those URLs I want the action to, somehow, redirect the user to a primary site that I already have a hosting plan for. And ...
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Join an Active Directory domain with Linux without being an Administrator

My current task is to configure a testing virtual machine to join our company's AD domain, so users can login with domain credentials. I am only responsible to make tests with that VM, that will be ...
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When using Google Apps, what is the best way to configure additional domains?

Presently, I have it set up like below. I'll put my question first, then you can see my configuration below. So how I have it set up, all my mail from my other domains is forwarded to my main ...
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How to interpret output of nmblookup -A

The command nmblookup -A IP_address returns, according to the man page, a node status query on this address. A typical output is: Looking up status of 192.168.253.101 HPB4B52F0559C2 ...
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windows server 2003: how do i know on which users have logged on a computer?

My users are managed through a windows server 2003. I have to know which users have logged on a specific machine, on a specific day. I know how to list all the log on operation, but I have to know ...
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Give rights to a sub map on my domain?

Is it possible to safely give other people FTP rights to one or more sub-maps within my domain? I want people that know how to work with FTP clients directly upload to my domain instead of using my ...
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Constant changing password [closed]

Anyway of making a domain account password change (say every 5 minutes) automatically. Linking to a web app or mobile app would be awesome Thanks
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Windows 7 PC picking up wrong domain on network share

I have a network share \\myshare\my_dir and it had been working for quite some time without any issues. Now, suddenly, I cannot connect to the share. I sent a ping request for \\myshare and it ...
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Login as user “Administrator” vs. “.\Administrator”

I'm using Remote Desktop to log in to a remote machine. What is the difference between specifying .\ before the username, and not? For example: Username = Administrator and Username = ...
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Does Windows 7 re-enable Windows Firewall after removing from domain?

We have the following GPO's configured for our default domain policies: Computer Configuration\Policies\Windows Settings\Security Settings\Windows Firewall with Advanced Security\Domain Profile ...
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how to change logon screen for domain user in windows 7

i am logged on as domain user to windows 7 professional and listed as administrator , i tried changing the logon screen via change in registry in authentication logon change in group policy for ...
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copy a user directory from one to another workstation on a same domain

Please advise me how to copy a user directory from one workstation to another on the same domain. Does a normal copy and paste would do?? Because, whatever the article I'm finding does not say ...
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Can't access websites with .me domain

I can't seem to access sites that end in .me, like about.me or flavors.me Every other website seems to work fine, but I just can't access those particular ones. I'm on Starbucks wifi, so I don't know ...
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DNS issue with domain, NS are not recognized / working

So I have the teothemes.com domain. I recently moved it to another server. I defined the nameservers at the godaddy interface like this: And then just changed the nameservers of the domain to ...
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Applying local GPOs to a computer disconnected from domain controller

I want to apply local group policies to a number of machines. To apply group policies on a computer one can run this command: GPUPDATE However, if a computer is setup on a domain, but is ...
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Can I create a DNS domain for local use?

Is there a way for me to assign a domain name to a computer's local IP address, not for use with people outside the network? Preferably with no need to buy said domain. A example would to use ...