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 link an html page on Apache to a domain name?

I just registered a domain name via godaddy.com. Is there some help for a beginner somewhere on how to serve my website on the domain. To begin with, I want to set it up to display an HTML page ...
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Windows XP SP3 User profile restoration

I messed around by accident with the computer and I am a new IT intern. I restored my system as I had lost everything stored in my profile. A new profile 'mlinda" is created with a proper domain ...
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Web Server with Multiple Domains

I am running a Web Server which has single dynamic IP and many websites are running on several different ports. The server I am running are IIS7 and WAMP. I have around 5 websites in total running ...
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Windows 7 search domain unexpected behavior

I'm experimenting with the Windows 7 search domain option, so I can fake wildcard *.dev URL's. I registered (for now) with a free dns service (www.cloudns.org) and added a wildcard A record pointing ...
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Auto Relogon after remote access by admin

I see this article about auto login when joined to a domain. Windows 7 Automatic Login when on a Domain I have a similar scenario. But there is an occasion when a user may want to log on remotely and ...
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Wallpaper in Windows 7 locked down by domain group policy?

So I am in a situation where my wallpaper is locked to a specific image on my work computer via group policy. I can't change it via the Personalization settings since it is grayed out and says it has ...
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runas domain access?

I want to execute a file on a share but I need to use a domain account to access it. I've tried runas /user:domain\user \\someshare\foo.exe. It prompts for the domain account's password, which I ...
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copied user profile, now get “cannot access device…appropriate permissions” on system files

I'm running a Windows 7 x64 desktop. I had to replace my domain controller after losing the old one without a backup, so when I created a new domain user, of course, the system sees it as a different ...
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Sending an email to AOL is being delayed and emails becomes undeliverable

While trying to send an email from my work's domain I receive a bounce back in about 4hrs so the email does not reach the targeted person. I have send an email from Hotmail account to the same AOL ...
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Run an application as a domain user from VPN [duplicate]

I am connected to a VPN as a domain user. I would like to run a local application as the domain user from the VPN instead of my local workgroup user. If I select run as a different user and insert ...
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Take xp machine off domain but keep accounts

I recently had a domain controller go down at my company (small biz) and its going to be a while until we get it running again. Is there a way to remove the domain from the laptops but still have the ...
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How can I reconnect a domain user account to an older account folder?

One of our older domain accounts got deleted (ugh), and after I recreated it yesterday, the client computer created a new account on the PC, even though I recreated the domain account exactly as it ...
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Domains and their origin [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Who owns all domains? I know that sites such as GoDaddy sell domain names. Where do they obtain these domain names to sell? What I am asking is: The internet is ...
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Who owns all domains? [closed]

I know some sites like GoDaddy and such sell domains. Where do they get these domains from? Is there somebody who sold all the domains originally. The internet is free and isn't owned by anybody. ...
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How to find mail log

I have an old ICQ account that is attached to an old email. I don't know which email account it is, as ICQ just says my password was emailed to XXXXXX@mydomain.com. I own that domain still, but it's ...
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Cannot Access Local Network Shares (Strange Schannel and lsass.exe issues)

When I browse to my own computer's shares by going to \\MYCOMPUTERNAME\ ; I cannot access any of the shares on my LOCAL machine (nor can I access them remotely) and it generates about 40 of the ...
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Fast User Switch Compatibility service missing in windows 7 prof. (domain member)

My workstation with Windows7 professional is a member of a domain. I have local administator priviledges, and a separate account with standard privileges as every other user in company. I need to ...
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Why common two IP addresses for two nameservers in one server

In this common case: ns1.domain.com: IP1 ns2.domain.com: IP2 What I know the two IP addresses used like if one unreachable, the other will use as a secondary choice and user still can access the ...
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Odd domain switching behavior in Firefox and Chrome

We have different development severs and a production server. Testing is done in the development servers. As a QA engineer, I'm switching between these servers quite often throughout the day. In ...
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Ping TTL changing

Utilities such as Windows ping.exe have an option to change default TTL value in the IP header for Echo Request messages. TTL shows maximal hops limit for packets. I know that each router decreases ...
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My own domain and dynamic ip w/o dydns

I just got this idea in my mind... I can have say myhome1.dydns.com for free. However I have my own domain right now, say mydomain.com. My domain pointing to a linux server w/ cpanel managed by my ...
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Can I direct user to a specific folder depending on what domain they requested?

Can I direct user to a specific folder depending on what domain they requested? I have several domains at no-ip.org, lets say NAME1.no-ip.org and NAME2.no-ip.org. In my default web folder i have two ...
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Block domain, website, without waiting for localhost (hosts)

There is a related question here. I can use Administrator, install extra software, whatever needs to be done. My problem is: I can't block websites entirely. Like in AdBlock Plus, you add a rule ...
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Can't access my website, blocked by router or ISP?

I was working on my website two days ago then was unable to access the cpanel. Then suddenly yesterday I was blocked completely. I couldn't connect through ftp, cpanel login, domain name or ip ...
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Can't access internet using a domain joined computer outside the domain environment

We had an unused computer at work, so I took it home. It had been joined to the domain and hasn't been unjoined. When I try to use it at home (logging in with a local admin account) I can't seem to ...
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How can I VPN into a domain and act as if it is local?

I've looked and looked and the internet seems to have finally failed me, there's no information on my specific issue. I have two locations, and one server (sbs 2008); I need them to act like one ...
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How to logon to a non-domain computer from one in a domain

I've met a rather annoying problem that should be very simple, but I can't seem to figure it out. I have a work laptop that is part of a domain, so my username is foobar\bob. I also have my home ...
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Website does not resolve in browser but traceroute is successful

I am trying to figure out an issue. My internet is working fine, but this one website is not resolving. It works via a proxy, traceroute works: 1 192.168.1.1 (192.168.1.1) 4.205 ms 0.568 ms ...
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How to associate localhost in Snow Leopard to a specific ip?

I've disabled the web server on Snow Leopard, and I'm using an emulated Ubuntu with Lighttpd web server. In order to access to the web pages I need to specify the ip of the emulated machine. However ...
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Domains and emails

I have bought a domain .com at hover.com and I also need and email address with that domain. Hover.com offers plans to have email addresses but they cost a lot.. And I only need one address that ...
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Is a Windows 7 homegroup(workgroup) and a Windows Vista Domain compatible?

Can a Windows 7 computer connect to a Windows Vista domain? Can a Windows Vista computer connect to a Windows 7 homegroup(workgroup)?
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Can you share a LAN printer from a Windows 7 homegroup to a Windows Vista domain?

I have a work laptop computer at home running Windows Vista that is on work domain group that it uses when it connects to a work VPN. The laptop is on a local LAN that has a connection to the ...
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Workstation trust relationship missing on domain member PC

I have a PC that my colleague tried to switch from domain membership back to workgroup a short while ago. I corrected most of the ensuing chaos with a system restore, but now although the PC seems to ...
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How to get a PC back on a domain without logging on to the PC itself

A colleague removed a PC from our NT domain by changing the network config to use a workgroup. Now we cannot log on to the machine at all, because the only two local machine accounts, Administrator ...
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How does tumblr point to your domain?

Lets assume I have a tumblr account: http://sheehan.tumblr.com Tumblr allows it so that it can point to www.sheehan.com if I enter an A-Record. How does Tumblr scale this to millions of users? How ...
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Why does sendmail replace non-existent domains with the local domain name?

When I send an email to a non-existent domain, or a domain without an mx record, I am receiving the email at my domain for the same user. To clarify my issue, here's an example: from the command line ...
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Domain issues with WWW [closed]

I have this domain that I recently brought: But if I access to: It shows the website where I brought the domain from, why is it doing this?
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Is it possible to disable the cache in Firefox on a per-domain basis?

I'm finding that when deploying changes to a web server running on my local machine, even Ctrl+F5 doesn't always get an un-cached copy of the page. I'd really like to be able to turn off caching for ...
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Always open specific domains in a different browser from Firefox

I would like to force specific domains (say facebook or twitter) to always open in Chrome instead of Firefox which is my default browser. There is an extension called "Open With" which can be used to ...
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Virus found on a domain computer… What to do!¿ [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Computer is infected by a virus or a malware, what do I do now? We have a user that got several viruses. It has been deleted and cleaned but now, I need to find how she ...
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Virtual Network using Hyper-V

I'm having some issues creating a virtual network using hyper-v. Right now I have PC1 as a Domain controller, it's running the domain D1. All I did was setup Active Directory Domain Services and ...
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What is the “Search Domains” field for in the tcp/ip DNS settings control panel/preference pane for?

On Mac OS X, if you go to System Preferences -> Network -> Advanced -> DNS on the left is an area where DHCP DNS resolvers show up, or you can enter in your own to override any that your router is ...
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DNS for non-static address

I currently own a .com domain and to get some use to it I decided to setup a home server. I'm using Windows Server 2008 (Not R2). The problem comes when you have a domestic ip that can change from ...
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Using Remote Desktop, connect to a Windows 7 domain user account without first logging on locally?

I have a dell laptop (henceforth we'll call this the server) running Windows 7 Enterprise. The server is part of my company's domain. My primary user account is a domain account. When I am at home ...
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Better user switching UI in Windows 7?

I have a laptop running windows 7 pro that is joined to a domain. I use the laptop for home and work stuff, and to keep the two separate I login to a domain account at work and a local machine ...
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Use runas with a domain account on a non-domain machine in Windows 2k/XP/Vista/7

My Windows 7 computer is on LAN in an intranet with a Windows domain, but it is not a member of that domain. However, I need to run some applications under domain accounts while I'm logged on locally ...
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How do I allow Windows users log into my Ubuntu server

I am new to Linux. I have the server setup (Ubuntu Server 10.04), and a windows domain server with active directory. I would like to allow a certain user groups acccess to the Ubuntu server. Any ...
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Fax Console issue

This might fit better here, I asked it on ServerFault with no responses. I just moved our whole office over to a domain to be able to apply proper permission settings. I migrated all the user ...
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Can I download all my received emails?

So, basically, what I want to somehow download all the emails that I have ever received. My email address is a custom one that I created on my own domain (that I bought from a hosting company). Is ...
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Where are the MX (Mail Exchange) records held?

Are MX (Mail Exchange) records for a domain a held at domain host or at the Internet Service Provider