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Do you need a static IP address to setup a Web Server?

I'm thinking of getting a virtual server with a Linux Debian operating system. Now, does a Web server need a static IP address to register to the DNS server and point the location? or how would you ...
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1answer
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How can I change my ip address from dynamic to static? [closed]

I am on Windows 8. I want to change my IP address to a static address. I have tried putting up a dummy static address like 192.16.16.16 but it does not work. Please guide me. Thanks. My network ...
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0answers
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Check if internet connection is providing a dynamic or static IP in OSX [duplicate]

Is there a way to check if my internet connection is with a dynamic or static IP? I'm running OSX.
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1answer
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What prevents my ISP from assigning me a dynamic IPv4 address and static IPv6 address(es)? [closed]

Till now I never heard of an Internet Service Provider anywhere on the world, that assigns static IPv6 addresses besides the one dynamic IPv4 address, to private customers. Is there a technical ...
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1answer
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Static and dynamic networks on the same network adapter

I've got this wireless connection issue that I want to ask about. A couple of days ago, I set up a static IP address so that I can use DCC IRC send option. However since I'm in uni I always carry my ...
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1answer
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How can I verify if my IP address in Ubuntu was set statically or dynamically?

I have Ubuntu 12.04.1 and would like to know if my IP address for the network connection is set statically or dynamically. cat /etc/network/interfaces is not especially helpful as it only shows auto ...
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Can you configure dynamic to be static yourself, without changing your isp?

I stumbled across this how-to whilst searching for the answer but couldn't find anything definitive. I don't want to mess up my computer (at least not for a good reason anyway) So I am hoping super ...
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What are the benefits of dynamic leased IP addresses in a home network?

I have a small network at home with a router, a printer, a NAS and 4 PCs. My router allows full DHCP management and I have set my router, NAS and printer to have static IP addresses (reserved fixed ...
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How can I tell if I have static or dynamic IP Address?

Maybe a stupid question but how can I tell if I have a static IP address or a dynamic IP address? Running Fedora-13
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How to change a static IP to a dynamic or at least change it?

I have a static IP address and I want to change it or convert it into a dynamic IP address. How would I do this? I'm using a Linksys router and running Mac OS X. Thanks! FW_Alex