3
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2answers
371 views

Wordy IP for internal devices

Hi I would like to have a ip to connect to devices on my network at home, however I don't want to have to remember lots of numbers instead I would like to have address that uses words. For example I ...
0
votes
2answers
31 views

Apparent IP doesn't take me to website

I noticed that sometimes, when ping requesting a website, I receive an IP Address that doesn't in fact take me to that domain name. It instead takes me to the default server page. For example, if I ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

How to properly obtain the ip ranges of a domain?

In order to shape traffic cheaply, I would like to know the address range of a particular domain, say google.com. First option is to do a reverse dns lookup for a range of ips that are close to the ...
1
vote
1answer
68 views

How to know which DNS servers are resolving my computers requests?

My Win7 box is erroneously resolving a IP address. I had the same problem last week and "fixed" that by switching to Google Public DNS 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 for IPV4 and the others for IPv6. So when ...
1
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2answers
48 views

Can using a different DNS server effect ones IP address?

or more precisely: what websites perceive ones IP address to be? I've always thought your IP would stay the same and changing your DNS would just effect how it resolved others Names to IPs but ...
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votes
2answers
35 views

DNS- Use Different Domain

So I'm planning to purchase a dedicated server from Northhosts (northhosts.co.uk), and the company owner (I assume the guy runs the company, and also provides support to customers) gave me a test IP ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

static ip cant be browsed locally-windows server 2012

we have a machine with windows server 2012, we used to host the websites through a static ip , the strange problem is we are not able to locally browse the hosted sites(within our lan ip doesnt ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

How to access web server from multiple devices by name instead of IP?

I have a php site running on a local XAMPP web server. I would like to be able to access the site from multiple devices (other desktops, laptops, iPad and Android tablets) running on the same LAN by ...
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votes
2answers
88 views

Is DNS query a UDP or TCP?

I know that when we first type an address on the URL and enter. The DNS query starts. I don't who initiates, but my guess is application will only initiate the DNS query. The DNS query already knows ...
4
votes
4answers
495 views

How to know the IP address of a website

I wanted to know the IP address of a website.One way is to ping the website.For example if I want to know the ip address of google.com then I can ping in command prompt. Pinging google.com ...
2
votes
1answer
127 views

what are some possible reasons why my company's DNS server sometimes fails to resolve the host name of some of my VM's?

I'm in charge of a group of VMs that are used by members of the group that I belong to for accessing web apps, web services, build servers, and stuff of that nature. IT is in charge of the DNS ...
1
vote
1answer
76 views

Router Setup requires my IP Address, DNS Server, and Gateway?

So I am used to setting up a new router being nearly a plug and play affair. This time however my new Rosewill L600N router refuses to give me access to the internet. I ran their auto-setup wizard to ...
-1
votes
1answer
28 views

DNS resolution of static IPs at Router level [duplicate]

I currently have a few static IPs set in my router and I'm wondering if there is any way that i can access/ping/refer to them via a DNS request (i.e. instead of 192.168.0.8 use something like ...
0
votes
2answers
26 views

Old Public IP has past owners DNS name

I have a new IPv4 address and every DNS Resolver site tells me that my DNS name is toponscapital.com. What can I do to at least change this?
0
votes
1answer
76 views

Resetting gone wrong

I have reset my linksys router, and now my internet is horribly slow. please check details from command prompt below and tell me what's wrong. Thanks. Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601] ...
0
votes
2answers
39 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
365 views

My domain name is doubled in dns on my centos 6.5 vm guest. server.mydomain.com.mydomain.com

my centos guest is set up as follows. It gets its IP address from DHCP. [marathon@server ~]$ domainname mydomain.com [marathon@server ~]$ hostname server [marathon@server ~]$ more ...
1
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0answers
122 views

How to find the last IP used for an expired domain name?

Is it possible to look up the last IP address of an expired domain name?
0
votes
4answers
31 views

Is it possible to point a domain address to IP and subdomains to another IP?

Is it possible to point the domain address to one place and the subdomains to another place? For example: mydomain.net -> 183.85.56.74 stuff.mydomain.net -> 174.24.75.1/~place/
0
votes
1answer
333 views

DNS Server is a strange Alpha-numeric jumble

So I've been trying to port-forward my IP with 25565, but my router is seriously strange. From 3 sites and 2 programs, I have gathered that this information is vital: IPv4: 25.0.187.9 Default ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

Configure two webservers on the same LAN [closed]

I am trying to setup the network for a small business using a network configuration I am new to. The business has one public IP(135.x.x.x) and wants to use separate machines for it's website ...
1
vote
1answer
194 views

log into SSH server using a subdomain by adding an “A Record”

I SSH into a series of static IP addresses, but it's easy to forget which one is which. I'd like to replace the static IP addresses with a subdomain of a domain I own. I.e., 55.55.555.55 --> ...
0
votes
1answer
100 views

SSH protocol: 1 ip, 2 domain names, 2 servers

Is it possible to have this scenario? (I am not talking about websites or anything related to apache) both example1.com and example2.com point to same IP. If I ssh to example1.com:22 it goes to ...
0
votes
2answers
537 views

Local DNS server is required to use names instead of full IP?

My computers have local IP addresses such as 192.168.0.X. And many of the computers have names such as "MyPC" or "YourPC" etc. It seems on Windows, in most cases, just using "MyPC" instead of the ...
0
votes
1answer
67 views

How to get the IP of the computer, of searches in my google account? [closed]

How do I get the IP of the computer that made researches in my google account, which was recorded in history that is accessed through my google account? Thanks so much!
0
votes
1answer
305 views

Is there a DNS query to obtain the DNS suffix of a PC on my network?

I'm trying to programmatically obtain the IP address of a remote PC on my network from the PC's hostname. The PC is running as an Apache server. It is my understanding that in the DNS query used to ...
0
votes
1answer
89 views

Is there a tool or website to generate DNS query packets for looking up the IP address of a hostname?

Is there a tool or web site where I can plug in some values and have it generate the bytes for a DNS query to look up the IP address of a hostname? Preferably one where it explains how the values ...
0
votes
1answer
113 views

My IP did not bind to my domain name

When I request my domain name example.com it is not showing, I send a ping it is not working "timed out", I tried nslookup it is not giving the right IP. I have a dedicated server and I have a lot of ...
0
votes
1answer
353 views

Apache - block requests to my IP address

How do I block access from some IP address (not to)? I have an Apache/CentOS 6 web server running a few minor family sites from my house with a dynamic IP address updated with Namecheap's DNS client. ...
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votes
2answers
137 views

How to resolve a web address ip [closed]

Let's say I have http://some.site-address.com and I want to find the IP that this address resolves to. How do I do that?
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votes
3answers
77 views

Can you surf to a site that has shared hosting with ipadress?

Is it possible to surf to a site that has shared hosting on the web hotel with the ipadress? Can you change the hosts file in any way?
0
votes
0answers
106 views

Windows Server 2008 r2 VPN - non static external IP

Is it possible to set up a VPN to a network where the VPN host has a dynamic IP address? My ISP does not provide a static IP, though on my router I have assigned the sever a static internal IP. I have ...
0
votes
1answer
53 views

Firefox not requesting scripts from domains hosted at 127.0.0.1

I have 127.0.0.1 ajax.googleapis.com in my hosts file and a script listening (and dummy-serving) on port 80. When I load http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.1/jquery.min.js directly, ...
0
votes
1answer
151 views

How do I setup DNS names and static IPs for an Ubuntu virtualbox?

I have Ubuntu installed on VirtualBox, on top of a Windows 8 host. How can I setup a static IP and DNS name for this virtual machine that other virtual machines will see?
12
votes
7answers
5k views

Is it possible for many domain names to share one IP address?

Is it possible for many domain names to share one IP address? For example, www.xjtl.com, www.fmie.com, sdmfl.com, etc. Hundreds of domain names share just one IP – when you do a DNS query for each of ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

See which dns addresses link to your ip?

I have a server on an IP with one dns listing pointing to it. Is there any ways to see which urls are set up to go to this ip. Also, is there a way to prevent people from setting up dns listings that ...
0
votes
1answer
148 views

Multiple names for the same (local) computer

Long story short: I need a really easy way to assign multiple names for my local computer (Windows 7 Home edition), I've tried MaraDNS/Deadwood and AcrylicDNS which I've read they are the easiest to ...
1
vote
1answer
430 views

How to install a router successfully?

I want to install a router (D-LINK DIR-615). I connected one end of the ethernet cable to the internet port on the router and to other end to a port on the Internet Service Provider modem. Then I ...
1
vote
2answers
247 views

Why do you need two different IPs for each NS record in order to run DNS test

Some of my domains run using two different IPs for each ns property in their DNS records, e.g.: ns1.example-1.com 5.5.5.10 ns2.example-1.com 5.5.5.11 and some of my domains have the same IP for ...
0
votes
2answers
134 views

Internet filtering on iPad / DNS lookups

I would like to prevent access to adult websites on iPads by filtering them out. How can I stop people if they know the websites IP ? Allow me to explain a bit further. I have set up OpenDNS's ...
1
vote
3answers
68 views

Unreliable DDNS Entry

I am trying to use my Raspberry Pi as a toy webserver from my home. I do not have a static IP address, so I am using Hurricane Electric's DDNS service. I added an A record for my dynamic public IP, ...
0
votes
6answers
2k views

I enter Youtube's IP but Google opens

Youtube is blocked in my country, and I think they have blocked it from the DNS end of it, because when I run: dig www.youtube.com in my LINUX terminal then I get no answer, but when I run the same ...
0
votes
2answers
124 views

Setting up a dynamic hostname with a local IP?

I'm on a university network, so I don't have any control of the routing settings and the sort. That being said, I do have the perks of having fairly fast speeds, especially within the network. I have ...
0
votes
3answers
899 views

How can I get rid of OpenDNS?

I'm on a network in India where it seems OpenDNS has taken over. I have experienced it for a few weeks now and I hate it with a passion. No longer do DNS queries fail as they should, but they return ...
3
votes
2answers
9k views

Wrong IP address when pinged from another machine?

I recently got a new computer at work and I'm having trouble connecting to it from other computers. I can access other computers from it, just not the other way around. I checked all the usual ...
1
vote
3answers
244 views

script to convert IP addresses to DNS names in a server log?

Is there a simple way to convert IP addresses in an http server log into a DNS name? I've googled around and can't find anything on this. Update: I found the 'logresolve' program, part of the Apache ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

Order of DNS resolvers or “exclusive” route adding in Mac OS X?

I am working at a company where – due to several strange reasons – I have the following setup: Ethernet: is in a guest network and has access to the internet Wifi: is in a corporate network and has ...
2
votes
0answers
219 views

What is a dynamic way to connect to a virtual machine's webserver from its host machine? [closed]

As a web developer, what is the most efficient (automated) way to connect to a virtual machine (VM) running a development webserver from its host machine (the machine running the VM) when you do not ...
4
votes
3answers
3k views

How to find out my DNS Server address [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: internet connection problem with windows7 What is the way to know my current DNS server address? My computer's operating system is Windows 7 and I am using a broadband ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

How do DNS servers work?

I know that a domain name is resolved by a DNS server to an IP address, which is then used to reach the requested server. I'm slightly embarrassed that I don't know some of the details of how this ...