DynDNS provides a free dynamic DNS service, which allows users to have a domain name that points to a computer with regularly changing IP addresses

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how to clear Window DNS cache

My router reset and my ip address changed. DynDNS was updated with the new address automatically. But windows still pings the old address. How do I clear the DNS cache in Windows Vista?
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Access my computer externally without port forwarding

I have a linux machine (Sabayon 13 KDE) that I'd like to be able to access remotely for SSH, FTP, HTTP, and so forth. I signed up for Dynamic DNS with No-IP.com, but this isn't adequate because I am ...
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My dyndns domain doesn't point to the right IP from inside my network, how do I correct that?

I set up a DynDns account to point a domain to my dynamic IP server at home. From any "outside" network, the connection is working and pointing to my server. But when I point my browser to my URL ...
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Connecting to my home router web interface from work

I'm trying to connect to my home router web interface from work. I use dyndns, because I don't have a static IP at home, and it works perfectly from any other place except my workplace (update: I ...
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DynDns confusion

I'm pretty sure this doesn't belong on serverfault. Anyway, I'm confused with DynDns. Its supposed to change the IP address whenever your IP address changes, but for anyone to access the host I have ...
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How to ssh into home LAN behind ISP NAT (no public IP address)?

My property management company provides free internet access. All the apartments in many buildings are behind some common NAT, so none of us have our own public IP addresses. Thus, services like ...
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How to get dynamic dns entry for ipv6-only host?

The host is behind NAT and uses Teredo to get globally routable. How to make it easily-reachable? For IPv4 case we just use no-ip or dyndns, however for ipv6 I don't see AAAA replies from dyndns's ...
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what's the difference between giving dyndns(hostname) to the router compared to giving it to a NAS in the network?

I have a router and a few computers,iphones and stuff on my network. recently I acquired a NAS device(synology USB station 2). I understand that in order to access it from ouside, a hostname thing ...
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Hosting dynamic DNS website on Virtual Box with single open port - safe?

I am looking to host a website on my own machine at home with something like dynamic DNS purely to demonstrate it to a some friends for a few days over my ADSL connection. On my LAN are a few precious ...
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Redirect Apache SSL traffic to subdomain with a proper certificate

I currently have a server which has a DynDNS subdomain (let's call it foo.dyn.com). I also have a proper domain with a CNAME pointing to that subdomain (let's call it bar.baz.com). foo.dyn.com has a ...
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Own DynDNS Server?

Is there any own dynamic DNS server available? I have one public server that runs DNS for my domain (running tinydns) and I want to update it with the current IP of my home router? Are there any ...
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Config Issue with dyndns windows updater

I'm unable to open website xyz.dyndns.org internally as well as externally. I have UTStarCom ASDL Router and also did port 80 forward. Can someone tell me why its not working?
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If I ssh to a domain provided by dyndns, does my password go through them?

I'm running Ubuntu on my work PC, and my work place provides me with a static IP address but not with a domain. It's sometimes useful for me to connect to that PC through ssh, but it's not common ...
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ddclient updating to local IP instead of public IP

I'm trying to setup ddclient on my ubuntu server to update my DNS records on zoneedit for when my public IP changes. It's updating fine, the problem is that it's giving zoneedit my local IP instead ...
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Does DynDNS always point to my external IP?

I want to be able to ssh to my box from anywhere on Internet so I am doing port-forwarding. I've registered with free dyndns.org account so that evenif my external ip changes, it doesn't affect the ...
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Good dynamic dns service and client for mac server in 2012? [closed]

Apparently DynDNS does not offer free dynamic DNS anymore. My router does ONLY support DynDNS and there is no 3rd-party firmware to change this. I am searching for an alternative for my ...
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Should I use a static IP address? If so what kind?

Last night I managed to get my local PC running as a server using port 80 and my IP address. After restarting my machine it stopped working. I was told I need to make a static IP address. My ...
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How to access my local host server from internet

How to access my local host server from internet have installed WAMP server on my Windows XP, And i had created a index.php file in my root folder, and i assigned a virtual name to my localhost. eg: ...
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Can DynDNS work without port forwarding behind firewall?

Here's the scenario: I have a Mac with a web server running. I frequently travel with this Mac and often times, I am at locations where DynDNS would not work, since the client site admin does not ...
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Does it make a difference if I specify IP or domain name with a local server?

I have a computer in my house set up at, say <domname>.dyndns.org, it also has a local IP of 192.168.1.101. Is it consistently faster to use <domname>.dyndns.org or the IP for SSH (when ...
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How to create a TCP tunnel in windows to allow remote->local connections in NAT environment?

So I know about SSH tunneling via a remote Linux server to reach sites which are blocked in my local network. My question is the other way around: I have a webserver running locally, which I can ...
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SSH to my company's server

So I am working from home and I need to connect(SSH) to my company's server ever yday. The problem is that they have recently done an IP lockdown and only selected IPs can connect. My IP is not ...
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Which IP address do I enter at dlinkddns.com?

I am trying to set up DDNS in my router to enable a static IP address. Standard procedure, should not be a hassle really, but I am facing troubles at dlinkddns.com. Which "New IP address" does it want ...
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DynDNS configuration - second to last packet is timed out during tracert

I have a NAS in a separate location which I connect into through a DynDNS domain I got for it. When I tracert to that DynDNS name, the following comes up: 1 3 ms 2 ms <1 ms ...
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MAC OSX as server cannot be seen by dyndns address - router is blocking access

I have OSX running an RTC rational team concert essentially a Tomcat server on https port 9443. In the OSX host file I have 127.0.0.1 mapped to thinkbigapps.dyndns.tv - such that On the mac i can in ...
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Can't connect to router behind other router from outside

I have the following setup: Internet ⟷ ADSL internet router ⟷ TP-LINK wireless router I want to access this TP-LINK router through the internet. I've tried to access it by DynDNS or No-IP, but I ...
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Will upgrading my home connection actually give me better speeds through WebDav?

I currently have a Synology ds411 NAS hard drive with 4x2TB hard drives in RAID 10 (so 4tb usable) and I'm about to get a job which requires a lot of travel away from home. I connect to the NAS over ...
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DynDns not updating on NAS

I've recently bought an LG N2R1 NAS device, and wanted to be able to access it via the web when away from home. Anyway I've installed the latest firmware and set up the DynDns connection, and it ...
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Mac connects to server through dyndns loop back instead through local network

in our office, we have several people working with macs. A mac mini with several external external hdd's provides storage and backup capabilities for our collaborative work. Recently, we hired an it ...
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site to site vpn between peers, all with dynamic ip?

How do I set up a site-to-site VPN between 2-6 sites, when all the peers are using dynamic IP? DynDNS (or equivalent) is set up on all sites, so accessing the IP from outside shouldn't be a problem. ...
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How to share Twonky 7 library (running in NAS) over internet?

The problem: I had funplug & Twonky Server 7 running on my Dlink DNS320 (guide: http://nas-tweaks.net/384/installation-of-twonky-server-7-on-nas-devices/) Now I want to share my Twonky library ...
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Unable to resolve dynamic IP for home web server

I have configured my home web server with Fedora. Now if I enter localhost or 192.168.0.1 in my address bar I can see the Apache test page. But if I enter my current dynamic ip on address bar then I ...
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Remote Desktop Connection Randomly Stopped Connecting to Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I have allowed remote desktop connections on my home machine: Windows 7 x64 Ultimate. Fixed IPV4 set via LAN (in network adapter settings). Router is set to forward port 3389 to my fixed IP ...
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Where to store short strings (with my key) on the internet?

Is there simple service to store strings under my key that can be used by bots? Requirements: Simple command line access, automatic posting allowed No need to keep some session with the service ...
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Enable Port Forwarding on UTStarcom UT300R2T

This question is a reference to VPN help for Android I want to visit this page on my server http://192.168.2.53:8080/tma/majBtm/androidToDesktop Since it's a dynamic IP, the above mentioned IP ...
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dyndns ddclient client on ubuntu, how to do a basic installation?

I am setting up a web server in my home. I have cable internet, the IP address changes, so I need to use dyndns.org. My linux box is debian. I am now at the last part of the dyndns.org ddclient ...
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Problem with 404 Page on Mac

I have installed DNS Updater from DynDNS and now a have a "custom" not found page in Safari! http://searchassist.teoma.com How can I remove this?
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How do I set up my home server to go directly to a port other than 80

I'm using dyndns, a lynksis wt54g router, and tomcat 7 with spring to set up a web server. This is my first time to attempt this. I'm sure this is a very common question, but I don't know enough to ...
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Setting up DynDNS and VNC in order to control my work Mac from my home PC and vice versa

I have set up a VNC server/service on my home PC with TightVNC. I have then set up VNC access on my work Mac, and have downloaded Chicken of the VNC as a client. I have created a dyndns host for my ...
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Updating iptables via ddclient

TL;DR Is there anything I can do to change iptables from ddclient (with user ddclient)? The story behind I have a computer that uses dyndns to be addressable from outside. Whenever the provider ...
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Is router compulsory to host a server at my home PC

I know the requirements for hosting though I have a doubt whether router is really needed? Compulsory things are access to the Internet, a web server, static IP (I will use dynamic DNS services like ...
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change dns resolution based on where I am

If I am in the office I want server.mycompany.com to resolve to 192.168.2.2. If I am in the wild I want server.mycompany.com to resolve to whatever mycompany.dyndns.com resolves to. Windows 7. How ...
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Accessing locally hosted webpage via public IP

Sorry if this is in the wrong place.I don't really know anything about server-related things, but I'm really curious about this. On my mac I figured out how to make a simple web page viewable via the ...
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How do I use no-ip in broaband connection from service provider?

My computer is connected to a broadband line and I have no access to the admin page. The providers use same ip for all its users, and internal ip is dynamic. So I cannot use the admin page to ...
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Which free dynamic DNS services offer a custom TTL to be set on update?

No-IP has a fixed TTL of 60 seconds for dynamic DNS host records set, DynDNS has a default TTL value of 60 seconds, changeip uses 30 seconds. However our DSL modem gets a DHCP lease time of 7200 ...
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How to configure ddclient to refresh every 30 days?

Can ddclient be configured in /etc/ddclient.conf, to send dynamic DNS updates periodically, in addition to when the IP address changes? Why? Fremium provider dyndns requires an update be made every ...
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Windows 8 Pro Remote Desktop issue

I have a weird issue here. I'm running Windows 8 Pro. The client computer is also running Windows 8 Pro. Remote Desktop works when I'm in the same network. I tried connecting using my external IP ...
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DHCP not updating DNS

RHEL5.6, bind-9.3.6, and dhcp-3.0.5 So, after I fixed my problem with getting DHCP to parse the MAC addresses for these virtual machines, now I need to figure out how to get it to update DNS when one ...
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Dynamic DNS, connect subdomain to internal NAS and laptop

I have no idea if this is a valid question on these boards but, the community seems so bright here so I'll ask anyway. I'm tryin gto setup the followign at home. 1) File server via my Western ...
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What could be blocking my DynDNS?

I made an account on DynDNS and with my new router (Zyxel) I can't seem to connect to it. I want to be able to connect to my router when I am somewhere else in the world – just like I can connect to ...