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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Using a sub-domain to connect to a Minecraft Server

Okay so I have registered a domain name on godaddy.com (mcspy.info). I also have a website hosted for free at hostinger.co.uk. Now, since I have a domain registered with one company, and my hosting on ...
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Using only AAAA record for a domain?

Can I point a domain to IPv6 only, instead of IPv4 and will it be fully functional? I've searched for a tip on the Internet, but I've found only for using both.
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.google domain name redirects to localhost

The title says it all . Just try to visit anything.google and see if it redirects you to 127.0.0.1 or localhost . Does this work for me alone or what because I just installed an apache2 server on my ...
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Windows 8 machine freezing up at login screen while off the domain network

I had IT set me up a windows 8 laptop, I planned on installing software on it this weekend. Stupidly I did not log into it while I was at work on the domain network. When I boot the machine I have the ...
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Windows 8.1 Basic To Domain

Is there any way of me connecting my Windows 8.1 laptop to my domain. I have the basic version of Windows 8.1 and I was just wondering if anyone had any idea on how to do this.
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Migrate local profile to domain profile on same computer in Windows 7?

I have found variations on this, but not this specific one. I have had a local account on my laptop for some time, which has just been joined to the company domain. I am a local admin, but not a ...
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Cannot Login to Windows 7 PC

I was given a desktop computer that used to belong to a local bank in my town. However, I cannot use it because it used to be connected to a domain at the bank and now that it is at my house, it ...
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Receive and send mails from own domain via Gmail? [closed]

I have an own domain example.com. Currently I receive mails through admin@example.com because my current host has the ability to forward all mails from admin@example.com to mymail@gmail.com I will ...
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Logging into a windows 7 system which is under domain when IP block change

I'm having a very interesting trouble. I've a PC under a domain. But I can't login even though I know current credentials the account. The PC was manually set to an IP and our SA changed our IP ...
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Can the Host be the AD for the VMs?

I just bought a new desktop specifically for running VMs, testing and learning the microsoft stack (server, sql, SharePoint, etc). This PC is dual booted with 8.1 and Server 2012 R2. I am wondering ...
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Why is https//www.google.com/ getting redirected to http://www.https.com/www.google.com

Every https domain name when entered without ":" is getting redirected to www.https.com. Why? Try this https//www.stackoverflow.com/ https//www.facebook.com https//www.google.com PS: www.https.com ...
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How to be able to resolve multiple domains using /etc/resolv.conf on Linux?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm trying to ping the following systems: system0.oldcompany.com system1.fing.oldcompany.com system2.newcompany.com system3.thing.newcompany.com My resolv.conf # ...
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My domain stopped working, can you help me find out where i bought it? [migrated]

Back in 2008 did i buy my domain name sogaard.us, and it have worked fine since then, but this Friday did i stop receiving email's and today i found out that my website on the domain is not ...
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Domain authentication without joining the domain

I am DBA in an Active Directory environment. I often work from home using my private PC (I connect via VPN). My private PC is not joined to the Active Directory domain. Is it possible to use domain ...
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Cross domain calendar syncing and sharing

This question was on StackOverFlow, but it was suggested I ask it here. I work at a company that has a sister company. My CEO has two different accounts on Office 365. One for DomainA and one for ...
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Allow regular users access to an application that prompts for UAC [duplicate]

I am looking to review user account permissions across a Windows Domain Network. I want to get rid of computer accounts with local admin rights and replace them with regular user accounts. This is all ...
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What is 1e100.net and why do I have TCP ports open to it?

I see my PC has TCP connections open to 1e100.net. Looking at the content this seems to be a Chinese site and I immediately feared the worst re viruses/malware. Then I checked the whois record and ...
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ISPConfig alias domain not redirecting to main domain

I have domain mydomain.net and now i managed to grab another name for it mydomain.com, but as my main domain works very well i just want to redirect the second domain i got to my first one. Well as i ...
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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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Windows Domain batchscript for netuse network shares

I am using a batchscrip to run at logon on my server 2012 essentials Domain Controller... The script breaks down into 3 sections Connects to 2 folders in local PC share Connects to remote ip (wan ...
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SSH Connect to Domain that points to different IP

A bit of background info, first: I have a domain that is configured to run a mail server, iRedadmin, postfix, etc. I can receive and send email and everything works great. The problem lies in the ...
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How does DynamicDNS act immediately?

My understanding of the core functionality of DNS is to provide a naming/mapping service between domain names (e.g. blah-whatever.com) and IP addresses (e.g. 100.2.3.4). Furthermore, my understanding ...
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How to identify the database and took backup from another server?

Please guide me in this situation. I have two domains domain1 and domain2, both domain are registered from the different provider but hosted on the same server (server1). My question is that if I ...
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How do I reconnect my account to a domain if there is no domain controller?

I had a Windows 7 machine with one account connected to the office domain. I moved abroad, carrying my Windows 7 machine, and the office disappeared. However I still was able to login locally in my ...
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Domain based routing over VPN

I want to setup this weird topology. In a PC I'm designating as a router, I have two regular Ethernet interface and one PPTP interface. I'll name them as eth0, eth1 and ppp0. I have a regular IPv4 ...
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Fix Win 8.1 apps on default user profile

I know similar issues have been described, but mine is a LITTLE more specific. In a scenario where a windows 8.1 computer cannot open ANY windows 8 apps (including the windows store or settings ...
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Find all current DNS records

I have a domain, its a client's. Their domain needs moving, but the current provider is being difficult/slow in providing details on all the existing DNS records. Plus I have not been able to get in ...
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Vmware - Can access web via IP but not via domain

I have Windows 7 as host and Windows xp as guest. Host connected to the internet via wifi. Internet access on the host running normally, and on the guest can't access via domain, but can via IP. I've ...
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Forget previous employers domain

How can I get my laptop to forget the domain of my previous employer? This user account seems to be running some sort of batch file (which I can't find) to connect up to network drives and printers ...
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MX Records / DNS settings (mail not received)

We have a VPS running Plesk and I have the following DNS records set in Plesk DNS manager; specifics have been changed change for privacy. But the mailbox does not appear to be receiving mail ...
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Service will not start on one computer - logon failure

Cannot start windows service, error logon failure. But account is on the domain and in local admin group and has service logon policy set. the password has been reset and account is not locked ...
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Beste way to change IP address for many domains at once [closed]

I have to move several servers to another location, which means that the IP address is going to change. Three of these servers - or better IP addresses - have several thousand domains linked to them ...
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Can I login into domain under regular Windows 8 (not Pro)? [closed]

I going buy a laptop. And a lot of laptops have Windows 8. It's hard to find desirable laptop with Windows 8 Pro version. What I need to do is login to the domain when I get access to our company ...
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What does it mean when a DNS name starts with xn--?

I found the following domain in my logs: http://xn--q1a.xn--b1aube0e.xn--c1acygb.xn--p1ai/ I have never seen anything like it. Is this a valid domain? If so what is the TLD?
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Connecting two domain controllers in Active Directory Server 2012

I want to setup virtual test enviroment at home using windows server 2012 r2. What I did so far: Installed two virtual boxes of win server 2012. Promoted both to Domain Controllers, installed AD DS, ...
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Regional block for website domain? [closed]

Im administrating a website and someone pointed out to me that they can't access the site from any of their devices or browsers. It says "this webpage is not available", and tells him to check his ...
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Unable to join the domain with Windows 7 professional

I've just received a new laptop with a ghosted Windows 7 Professional image. When I go join the machine to the domain I see the 'Domain' text box greyed out (the system is in Spanish) : My local ...
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Home Server REVERSED DNS

I know what if you want to create reversed DNS you need change DNS servers to domain and in server need park this domain. It is possible to do this at home server ? With basic internet provider ?
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Local Profile To Domain Roaming Profile Desktop background black

Intro I've setup a Domain at my house and I want my local profiles to be a Roaming Domain Profile. This is what I did so you guys know all my steps: Let's use the local Profile Pikachu and the ...
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Do I need to inform my hosting provider before pointing my new domain to my existing hosting account?

I know that to point a new domain to my existing host, I have to specify the nameservers for the host on the domain's registrar site. But I'm not sure how can the hosting provider know which hosting ...
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How to set DNS entry with no domain in local network?

I would like to refer local network computers with short DNS names, without full multilevel path. What is required for it? Probably I need to know terminology or something. I wish to configure both ...
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Setting a security descriptor for a directory partition in AD

We've recently migrated our domain controller from Samba 4 based setup to a Windows 2008 R2 server and there seems to be a problem with our DNS server. We're not able to add any CNAME/A/AAA entries to ...
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Cannot connect to cisco anyconnect vpn

I tried to connect to remote PC via cisco anyconnect client. I can connect and login to vpn server but when I enter domain name it throws error "windows cannot access" as below. If I just connect ...
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Domain: Windows 7 share, access denied from XP machine

Have a Windows 7 share. There is a folder being shared out from that client. After a while, you can no longer access the computer from an XP client. Just says, "\client is not accessible". After ...
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Office 365 not able to send mail to specific domain

We have taken O365 subscription 1 yr back & everything is working fine. Recently I got complain from vendor mgmt dept that they are not able to send & receive mails from specific domain. I ...
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A record vs DNS what is better

I think I know what A record does and what DNS does, but I still don’t get it how they really work. So here is a scenario. The domain is registered on X, and is been hosted on Y, so we are using the ...
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Old domain was removed and Unable to login as domain administrator account in windows 7 laptop

I have a problem with a laptop that is in an old domain. I need to uninstall some of the programs on that machine. For that, it is asking for the administrator password. The old domain’s ...
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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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Domain controller on a virtual machine with physical host as member [closed]

Can I make a virtual machine with Windows Server 2008 R2 and make it my domain controller? and add physical PC and other virtual machines on it? I dint try it yet
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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 ...