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Why does DNS return alternately old and new addresses when you change nameservers for a website move?

Registrars warn you that the process of moving a site (and changing nameservers to do so) can take up to 48 hours to propagate. That's one thing - but why in the process of propagation does it work ...
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Should I be concerned if my Git hosting provider stores passwords in plaintext?

I found a comment on Reddit suggesting that ProjectLocker, a free Git host, stores their passwords in plain text. I don't know (a) if this is true (b) how to verify it or (c) how worried I ...
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What is the name of a hosting service that allows me to control an operating system on their server?

What is it called when you remotely access an operating system on a server. So that you can control the server as if it was your own computer? I thought it might be called VPN but they did not offer ...
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How to make my IP publicly accessible to make my local Tomcat server public?

I'm working on my desktop computer. On this machine I also run Tomcat for my Java development so that I can visit my local address: http://192.168.1.1:8080/myapp Now I go to whatsmyip.com and get ...
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Back up website with Notepad++

I have a lot of files on my website right now, and I'd like to back them all up to my computer. I'm using Notepad++'s FTP plugin, and I was wondering if there was an easy way to mass backup ...
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Trasferring files from Host A to Host B without downloading on hard drive and simple ftp?

I have a website to move from One Host to another .. for example : from bluehost to hostgator ... i have made my website zip which is 2 gb .. i want to know if there is any software or something ...
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Converting my PC to a server

I live in a university campus and luckly I have super fast internet in my room, with a static IP address. I tried to setup XAMPP and by pointing to my IP address from anywhere I can access the ...
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How to host your own video and make an embedable link for viewing across the net

I want to host my own video, and then be able to view the video by having an embedable link I dont know where to begin, so I need to know every little detail. For example, do i save the video file ...
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My ISP is blocking my website?

I am not sure if this is the right place to ask this. If not, please tell me where. I hosted my website in awardspace.com but now I am unable to connect to my site or awardspace.com. This happened a ...
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Hosting under Development Website in Visual Studio to show it to someone over Internet

I am new to this one; I am currently developing an application over .Net in visual studio 2010. And I wish to show the ongoing work to my group partner... when I debug my project in visual studio it ...
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what's a virtual dedicated host?

I understand what's a VPS, and what's a dedicated host. But what's a virtual dedicated hosting??
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What steps to take when changing a site's domain name? [closed]

I have site that had one domain name and is now changing to another. I purchased the new one from Godaddy and set the nameservers to the web host with my site. It's been a few days now with no ...
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Configuring an IP address to my domain

Sorry this may be a basic question. I have a domain name onebyinfinity.co.nz and I want it to point to an ip address 203.124.98.229. I have set the A record in my DNS Server to 203.124.98.229. ...
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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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Cisco asa 5505 - can't browse locally hosted website by using it's domain name

I have the following: - Domain with DNS record set to my Public IP - Public IP, via Comcast Modem/Router Sending all web traffic to the Web Server (1st Network Card) - I also Have Cisco ASA5505 after ...
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I can't seem to access my home web sever?

So I installed XAMPP and went to localhost on my web-browser and I get the XAMPP page, all seems well. I then went on no-ip and created a host: yoursite.no-ip.com. I went into my router settings to ...
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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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VPS system requirements for hosting SVN, Wordpress, and a Simple mail server

Migrated from ServerFault: I have been toying with the idea of trying out a VPS for hosting SVN repositories and Wordpress blogs for my fiancée and I. Additionally it would be nice to be able to ...
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How can I measure my data transfer? [closed]

I need to know how can I measure exactly my data transfer for a webpage that I am building. Can someone explain it in detail? Also I need to know which server provider is good for my needs, I am ...
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Small self managed server hosting solutions

I've seen AWS EC2 and similar cloud solutions for enterprise-level hosting, where they give you a virtual machine instance on their servers and you're free to administrate it yourself. I'm not sure ...
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Open source, self-hosted & free file sync software [closed]

I have a shared hosting plan with Hostgator. I would like to take more advantage of it by installing some sort of free & open-source software that would synchronize all designated files from my ...
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How do I go about getting some hosting / server space?

I don't know a lot about hosting, I have mucked around with cpanel before and I'm fairly confident I wouldn't have any problems with domain registration, web hosting etc. But I'm more interested in ...
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Handling MS office documents on Linux without root access

I have a linux hosting account with Godaddy (Centos 5.5), and I am developing an application to process users MS Office documents. I have found solutions such as antiword, unoconv, catdoc, Apach ...
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Leasing a server from 1and1; do I need to download remote desktop, or something to access the server?

I am completely new to this; in the past, I could make a simple site in Visual Studio and use ws_ftp to upload files to the server. But now, we're leasing our own server from 1and1, and here's what ...
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Hosting several domains on one server using IIS 7

I have created several web sites inside IIS7 on my server. All of them use the same ip and port, but different host names. Currently I have set the host name to www.mydomain.com. Now my question is, ...
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Is it possible to partially restrict FTP access to a site?

Is it possible to partially restrict FTP access to a site? I have a website where I would like users to be able to edit and upload webpages. However, some pages should not be changed, e.g. the first ...
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Why already set NAT info in router but not working?

I'm using ADSL service from ISP. The ADSL modem has only 1 LAN port and that port is connected to my PC. The LAN IP of my computer is 192.168.1.100, and I have apache running on localhost ...
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'.htaccess' file Disappeared after i upload it to ftp on alwaysdata.com

I follow this article : deploying-django-at-alwaysdata-com and i'm not successful now , look my site : http://zjm1126.alwaysdata.net/: i think it is due to the '.htaccess' file , so i create it ...
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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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Apache DynDNS subdomain

I'm trying to setup a webserver at home using the free DynDNS service and subdomains. I've been successful hosting a single site with DynDNS, but now I want to setup subdomains so that I can host ...
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My home box as my own host?

I have a 512 kb/s DSL service at home. I do not have a static IP but I can get one if I pay some extra to my ISP. Now, if I get the static IP, can I make my home box act as my internet host? What ...
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Migrating Email to new hosting

I've made a site for a charity, and now have to move hosting for them. They have 5 or so email addresses on their current hosting account, which will of course need to move too. What's the best way ...
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hosting 2 websites from one machine

I am hosting a forum on raspberry pi using apache2 and simplemachines and i also want to make a personal website(the forum is a returned favor for a friend). Because I have dynamic ip at home i am ...
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Initiate connection and host services through firewall / nat

I have really great connectivity (1 Gbps internet connection) and a really good base to run a server. Almost every station in my office has its IP address public. I don't know why, but it was made ...
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How do I run an application from a server? What kind of server do I need? how do I execute the application? [duplicate]

How do I run a program from a server? Hello. Just to clarify what I am asking: I want to write a lightweight program to manage my forum. Because there are not enough settings in the forum to do ...
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server actions to restore web mail access

A domain name, say foo.com, is registered to company ONE. The Address record of the DNS for that domain has been changed, to map foo.com with an IP which corresponds to a server of company TWO. ...
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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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Hosting MUD Server at Home and connect from the outside

Can anyone please give me a step-by-step explanation of how this could be done. I have MUD source code that compiles and runs perfectly on my computer.. It creates a server locally and i can connect ...
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Websites on subdomains

I am searching a web host and was told that I "have to" get a VPS for what I want to do and I wanted to double check with you if that is true (and not that I pay for a service that I don't need). My ...
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Shared (cpanel) hosting: main domain and subdomain pointing to different IP-addresses

Is it possible in typical shared-hosting (cPanel based) to have something like: somedomain.com -> off-site cloud-hosted (AWS, Rackspace) server www.somedomain.com -> off-site cloud-hosted (AWS, ...
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A FAULT? -> Free Webhost doesn't allow to install Drupal modules due to 128MB PHP memory limit even though PHPInfo says there is 256MB available?

I tried to install OpenAtrium on hostinger. It has a 265MB PHP memory limit (seen via PHP Info) but before the installation it showed a warning that it only has a 128MB memory limit which should be ...
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SSH to “Migrated” server no longer prompting for password after username entered

I have a simple dedicated debian server at a hosting facility. It has been happily allowing me to manually enter both username and password for access via ssh for many years as I haven't needed to ...
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Accessing a locally hosted website in a virtual machine

I am hosting a website through IIS in my local machine. My hosts file on the local machine is set up to point a particular address to the site hosted in IIS. I am also running a virtual machine, ...
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What is wrong with this FTP server?

Trying to upload files to a web host and the FTP server seems awful. I keep getting the error Error: The data connection could not be established: ETIMEDOUT - Connection attempt timed out And when ...
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rewrite url in address bar without changing the actual url

Im facing SEO problem with my website cause my urls are with index.php for an example when i try to upload a file the url is like this 1 -http://niresh12495.com/index.php?app=downloads and when i ...
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Disable or Customise Plesk Customer Setup Emails

When a new customer is created in the Plesk Admin, an email is generated containing their username and password. Is it possible to disable or customise this email?
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Gameserver Hosting - Handling users and server processes including steamcmd

This question is basically about how to design a secure infrastructure for gameserver hosting. I have following theory: A single user called updater has the steamcmd in it's home directory ...
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Can we deploy multiple visual studio projects to one Windows Azure Web Site?

For instance, we have an ASP.NET Web Api project and an ASP.NET MVC project that we want to host in the same Windows Azure Web Site instance. Can we do that?
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Hosting two website on GoDaddy Windows Virtual Private Hosting

I have my Windows VPS hosting from godaddy and have my website on it. The website is http://www.Qlyer.com. I wanted to host another website/domain on the same server and I did that using Parallels ...
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Hosting server via steamcmd

I am trying to host a Gmod server on Linux. And I found a website. http://maurits.tv/data/garrysmod/wiki/wiki.garrysmod.com/indexfd7a.html and when I get to the Quick Installer and I try to run the ...