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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How to change local IP to domain name so a host can access a VM?

I've managed to set up a Debian server (in a VM) and now I can access it in the Windows 7 host at 192.168.56.101 Is there any way to "map" that IP to a domain name? It doesn't have to be accessible ...
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Point network solutions domain to fatcow

I bought a domain on network solutions and I bought hosting on fatcow.com. How can I point my domain on NS to fatcow? I don't want to transfer my domain name to fatcow because i like NS and it costs ...
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Adding a domain alias in ISPConfig

ISPConfig 3 has the option to add Alias Domains in the menu under the Sites tab. The challenge is I do not understand 2 of the fields that I have to supply: Redirect Type (what is this?) Options: - ...
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The same user profile and other user icon shown twice on the log on screen of windows 7 pro

For some reason I have a machine that is showing the last user who logged in twice on the log on screen. After you hit the Ctrl-Alt-Delete command it will show the last user logged in but twice and it ...
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Forwarding of root URL only?

I have a domain and I would like and visits to the root of the domain only to be forwarded. For example: www.domain.com -> www.domain.com/holding However www.domain.com/home ...
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About reserved domains name

According to this wikipedia article Followings are reserved domains: example: reserved for use in examples invalid: reserved for use in obviously invalid domain names localhost: reserved to avoid ...
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Why won't Windows 7 rejoin domain?

With Windows 7, I was working with a domain, we'll call it DOMAIN-A, for months without any problem. Then, recently I joined another domain, DOMAIN-B, for a couple of days. I've left DOMAIN-B and ...
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one machine support multiple domains? [duplicate]

If we have a single physical box (single IP address), how could it support multiple domain names, for example, I want to support domains in two patterns, Pattern is ends with common suffix (b.com), ...
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is whoisthisdomain by nirsoft safe? [closed]

I have been in the domain world for about 3 months now but have already been a victim of front running. I use the command line now, but I don't like typing commands and sometimes I get "server failed" ...
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Update Name Server dynamically

So far I use the nameservers like this ns1.example.com ns2.example.com ..... Let say hosting server under the above nameservers is down. Can we update NS dynamically? I mean ns1.example.com (start ...
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Why do you need two different IPs for each NS record in order to run DNS test

Some of my domains run using two different IPs for each ns property in their DNS records, e.g.: ns1.example-1.com 5.5.5.10 ns2.example-1.com 5.5.5.11 and some of my domains have the same IP for ...
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How to Get List/Reference Computers on a Domain, When My computer is Not a Part of that Domain

This is a question I posted on Stack Overflow: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/15211175/how-to-get-list-reference-computers-on-a-domain-when-my-computer-is-not-a-part I'm looking to get a list ...
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Windows Server 2012 cannot connect to local domain controller

I've installed Windows Server 2012, and now I'm trying to make it a domain controller. I followed the tutorial here ...
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add ftp server to a subdomain

I'm currently running an ftp server (vsftpd) on my site say www.domain.com. I'd like to change this so users can type in ftp.domain.com instead of www.domain.com to get to my ftp. I'm confused with ...
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How to remotely find out a linux hostname without the use of DNS?

If I want to find out how the hostname of a remote linux machine on my LAN is, how can I achieve this given I don't have access via SSH etc.? Probably depends if linux is part of a WINS domain I ...
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http://domain different to http://www.domain, yet same code

I'm using wordpress on hostgator and for some reason root domain is directing to apparently different code to the www subdomain. That is to say, this: http://www.domain.com is producing different ...
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Windows 7 workstation network issue

I have a client that has 20+ computers on a domain. All the computers can see each other as well as the servers except one. I have checked these: Remote login Windows firewall is turned off there ...
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samba 3.6, group permissions from active directory, "

I'm doing zfs configuration testing, and I'm trying to join a server to our AD domain. So far as I can tell I have successfully joined the domain with SAMBA 3.6. I can query for users and groups. ...
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Can't connect to pc using Remote Desktop over VPN with Domain user account only

Craziest thing. I can't seem to login to my pc at work using my domain credentials. I am using Remote Desktop with a Cisco VPN and have tried both Mac and Win 7 remote machines. It appears that I can ...
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Re-joining a computer to domain

I have a problem with a Windows 7 PC that had been a member of the domain. When I try to logon to this PC with domain credentials I get a message similar to The trust relationship between this ...
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DNS Records for expired domains [closed]

Is there anyway to look up the ds record for an expired domain name? I need to find the dns record/information relating to an expired domain name but the domain has already expired.
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How to join a new computer to domain?

I'm trying to join a new computer to a domain. It asks me for the username and password, but when I enter them it says that the username and password are incorrect. But I know that they work properly ...
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Update Windows 7 laptop domain profile over VPN

I have a company laptop that is a member of our domain, and I access the network using the Cisco VPN client 5.0.07.0290. I just changed my domain password at work using my desktop computer, and now ...
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Unable to connect to a domain network using Windows 7 Home Premium

My OS is Windows 7 Home Premium and I am unable to connect to our company's network. When I try to connect I get prompted to enter my username and password. However, I cannot add a domain. The ...
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Why join a domain (from user's point of view) if user can map drives and add network printers without joining? [closed]

I know policies can be imposed from a network administrators point of view to make things easier to manage and control, but what does a user lose out on by not joining a domain? For example, let's ...
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Let someone else manage my internet domain? [closed]

I would like to allow someone else to manage my domain names. They would need complete technical access (change dns, etc), but I don't want to give them access to things like transfer, payment, or ...
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Linux volatile user home areas

This is actually a 2 part question, one for design decisions, and the other a technical question: In our current network, we have Linux clients that authenticate against a server, and mount the ...
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Refresh Domain Credentials Cache via command-line

Is there a way to refresh the cache a domain-computer keeps to store domain passwords? I have a PC that is infrequently on the network, and the occasion happens where I would like the manually update ...
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Got an error trying to join a domain

I have a Windows 7 machine, in which I've installed the Microsoft Virtual PC, so that I can have Windows XP on the Win7 machine. (I need it for some legacy development.) I've renamted the VPC and then ...
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Domain has no mail exchangers

This problem has occurred last week when I was trying to send email as well as waiting email from another person. I have a domain (@k***s.com), and while I am able to send and receive to/from ...
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How to remove warning message leftover from domain on Windows 8 login

I have a laptop that used to be a domain machine that is no longer part of that domain. One of the things the domain setup was a warning screen with legalese that you must accept before being able to ...
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Redirect a Domain if server is down

I am currently searching for a way to redirect users if my server is down. Is there any way to do such a thing? Like: If someone wants to connect to my Teamspeak-Server but its offline, it should ...
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When Removing a computer from a Domain, will I lose access to the previous user

I have a computer which was joined to a domain. That domain no longer exists. I've learned that its' fairly straight forward to remove the domain association from the computer (and I do know I need ...
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Remove Domain Association; Domain controller no longer exists

I have a Win 7 computer for work. The company was acquired and the original domain controller no longer exists. In fact, we don't use a domain controller at all. Does having a non-exist domain ...
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Make UAC stop asking for password of first installer

When I execute a program that makes the UAC jump I get the following message: Do you want to allow the following program from an unknown publisher to make changes to this computer? That is fine. ...
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Preferred virtual domain / network setup for development lab [closed]

Given the following requirements: 1 - a virtual dev domain 2 - all VMs can access to the Internet (e.g. for Windows Update) 3 - other physical hosts cannot access the virtual network What is the ...
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Can not access to clients from other clients in domain

Thanks for attention Recently I configured a domain network (I mean join my 20 clients running windows to a DC with 192.168.1.100 IP) and all the computer added successfully and create a computer ...
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how to hide public ip adress on irc channel

I have public ip address (for example 77.77.77.222). When somebody type /who on irc channel he sees: Linkas@77.77.77.222 How can I hide under a domain? For example Linkas@mydomain.tk
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Windows 7 Home Premium + Domains

Colud you help me in joining to a domain with Windows 7 Home Premium and Windows Vista Home Basic? As I know it has no native support for it. Thanks in advance.
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Reassociating profile with domain

I have a Windows 7 machine that has been part of a Windows 2003 SBS domain for well over a year now. When I arrived back to work today from about two weeks off, I powered up my machine and tried to ...
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How to block USB port and CD-ROM in Windows 7 through Group Policy?

I want to block USB port and CD-ROM access in my organization through domain (GPM). I have Windows 7 on all the computers in the organization and also have Windows Server 2008. How can I do this? I've ...
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Accessing Workgroup Shared Folder from Domain

I have a domain and a workgroup. My users are supposed to upload files on regular basis to several shared folders on the workgroup. I have difficulty accessing the workgroup shared folders without ...
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Windows 2008 server and Redhat with only 1 ip address, can windows route the traffic?

I have a two home server VMs set up. Windows 2008 server on port 80 and Centos/Redhat on port 8080. Both have separate godaddy domain name A name records pointing to them. But I cant point both domain ...
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Why does my Windows login screen display another username?

On my company's computer at work, I found another person's username on my login dialog for Exchange. I examined the security logs and found no traces of remote or local access. No one uses this ...
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Connect existing computer to SBS domain

I am going to connect a few existing PC's to a new windows SBS server and domain. They have programs installed like quicken and other standalone software. When I join the domain, how much do I need ...
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(How) can I join a workgroup while remaining on a domain in Windows 7?

I learned (the hard way) that joining a workgroup while on a domain removes you from a domain. I need the computer connected to the domain so it can connect it's internet, but I would like to ...
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Select private port using domain name

I want to use the domain name to select which port it should connect to. Like: A Record ftp.example.com to 123.123.123.123 ---- But on my home router, it will select port 21 as private port to ...
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Domain Admin permissions/rights [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why do I need to run commands as administrator if my account is member of administrator group? I have a test domain environment set up consisting of one DC, and 2 ...
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How to create a local web host domain name for free

I have installed XAMPP, and my projects are saved in htdocs folder. When I view it in browser the URL identifies as http://localhost/example/index.php How can I access it using a domain name of my ...
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How do I install Skype on a domain computer so that anyone who logs in does NOT have to go through the initial config?

I installed Skype when logged on to the (local) admin account. Now, when I log off that, and log on as myname on the domain, I have to click through the intial setup steps (after you've already run ...