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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 videos on personal server [closed]

Novice question. I want to stream some videos via a personal website. However I don't want to use any of the commercial hosting sites like veoh, youtube or anything else. So, the question is : How ...
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Failed to connect to port

I have never hosted a website before, and I just tried to connect to my laptop's apache hosted site to the internet with my public IP, and then I found out that I need to disable the firewall, so I ...
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Host domain on local Windows machine

I just bought one domain, but my site is under development, so as of now, I don't want to buy hosting space. For testing purposes, I've hosted my developed work on a local Windows machine (virtual ...
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Cant find out how to enable SSH on GoDaddy Windows Hosting [closed]

I want to install python on a GoDaddy Windows Hosting , in order to do it I need to enable SSH , I tried to follow this tutorial : https://www.godaddy.com/help/enable-ssh-4942 But I'm not able to find ...
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Host different pages all together [duplicate]

Let's say I have got 5 websites in the different hostings each. I want to create a page for each of them but host them all together under a subdomain of ONE hosting, For example. www.site1.com -> At ...
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Hosting my website from home

Ive, for some odd reason, have always fantasied about hosting my own web site from home... I know security wise it isnt the best thing in the world but Im looking for a new tips on that today. The ...
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How to point domain and subdomain to dedicated server using IP address?

I have dedicated server with 1and1 and domain name with godaddy. To point my domain to my server i just pointed my dedicated server IP using "A" RECORD (at godaddy) and didn't change anything like ...
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Java under OpenVZ and hosting under virtual machines

Skype Chat [10:27:47 PM] Koby: Xen is better for Java anyway [10:28:11 PM] ME: does java have issues in other virts? [10:28:47 PM] Koby: OpenVZ, yes. [10:29:03 PM] ME: any reason why? [10:29:04 PM] ...
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Game Client's Listening Server Unable To Establish A Successful TCP Connection (Updated)

Scenario, A Risk of Rain On a game called "Risk of Rain" (RoR), I am hosting my own listening server. However to my demise, it seems that nobody can successfully join my server. I have done the basic ...
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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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how to set up an http server from scratch

I am an almost absolute beginner to the world of servers. I have no knowledge of setting up a server aside from running apachectl -k start and seeing "it works!" in localhost. I've tried dabbling in "...
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How to setup cPanel with multiple hard drives on dedicated server

I have a dedicated server with OVH for my website that has 2x2TB SATA3 hard drives. Currently I am using about 12GB with files and MySQL databases, however, an email notification I got from them told ...
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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 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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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 everything,...
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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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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 set ...
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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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Exposing IIS on Web

I have: Internet with dynamic IP address Windows 8 Can I expose my web application hosted on IIS to anyone on the web - by IP address or any other way?
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Making a website [closed]

I wish to put a public domain webpage on the net accessible by anyone, possibly even by a google search. I have a vultr server that I have messed around with and made a few users with sudo privileges ...
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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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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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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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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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Does changing nameservers turn over A and CNAME record control to web hosting?

For example, if I have registered a domain with GoDaddy, and I point the nameservers for the domain to HostGator, do I then edit the DNS Zone from GoDaddy or HostGator? I don’t really understand the ...
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How to host a website from my own PC [closed]

I want to host my website from my own PC. I have biought a unique IP address, but I don't know how to create DNS entries or how to create name server. How can I proceed?
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Google Maps API and bandwidth consumption

I have a site that uses 2 Google Maps APIs. https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js and https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/geocode/json This "mapper" site communicates with 2 Google Maps APIs, ...
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(Virtual Machine) KVM/QEMU Distributed Resources

How do large VM hosting establishments offer Terabytes of RAM? Do they just use really large SWAP files? (over a Network FS of some type)? Or is it that they really have hosts/machines/computers ...
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Updated DNS zone can't be seen from my local network

I have updated a domain name DNS zone on 123-reg.co.uk where I bought the domain name. I have only updated blog A record to different hosting(IP) On my PC home (windows) or another PC in the same ...
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What kind of website would benefit from an SSD powered hosting? [closed]

I've been hosting sites for quite sometime now on regular HDD servers, they pretty much do the job fast enough for me. I was wondering what kind of sites would typically benefit from SSD powered ...
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Small self managed server hosting solutions [closed]

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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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 POI/...
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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 (127.0.0.1)...
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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 ...