VPS stands for "virtual private server." It is a virtual machine that is sold as a service by a hosting provider.

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Install a windows VM on my CentOS server

I have a dedicated server with a centOS installed. I need a windows environment. I just thought if it would be possible to install a Windows virtual machine and use remote desktop to connect to it. I ...
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server output bandwidth differs towards different locations

I have a VPS which has a 100 Mbps connection. My current connection is 50 Mbps to other sites, but with my vps I only get 2-3 Mbps, even though from other places the access is fast. What can cause ...
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Will installing Tor on my VPS allow me to hide its IP address?

I want to hide my VPS's IP from hosts it interacts with. It is my understanding that using Tor on a home computer would work to some extent, will it work as well on a VPS?
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iftop souce host different from system name

I just signed a VPS from Interserver.net. But I found most strange that iftop source host shows as mirror.xpinator.com instead of the name I put in hostname. Anyone knows why ?
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Access OSX Server over VPN

I have an OSX server in my home and I would like to be able to access some of the services like the Wiki Server over the internet. However, I because my ISP (xplornet) is not very good, I cannot do ...
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Run Javascript on a webpage on a server

I have a Ubuntu Server VPS. I want to use it to run Javascript on a specific website (which requires to log in, to see the page I want to execute the Javascript on). How can I do this without using ...
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How do I use Rsync from windows to my online VPS?

I'm sure this has been explained before, but I need a lengthy explanation because I still don't understand how. How to do I connect to my VPS server, and how do I Rsync a file after connecting? ...
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Using OpenVPN, yet netflix.com blocks access

I have set up an OpenVPN server on a VPS in the USA and configured it to route all clients traffic through it. Everything seems to work fine regarding the VPN connection in gerneral. All ip lookup ...
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32 bit or 64 bit OS on a 512 mb VPS?

I am planning to rent a VPS service with following basic specification: 512mb of RAM 1 CPU 20gb HDD (4gb of it is swap) Ubuntu 10.10 server I am able to choose between a 32 bit or 64 bit install ...
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UFW Ubuntu NAT with virtual interfaces setup

Trying to setup NAT on a (VPS) virtual private server. Running Ubuntu 14.04. All the guides I see mention using eth0 interfaces in the lines. Example -A PREROUTING -i eth0 -d 25.25.25.26 -j DNAT -...
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Running an OpenVPN service on a VPS web server

I've deployed a VPS server on digitalocean to give node.js and applications like Ghost a try. Meanwhile, I want to use the droplet as a personal VPN as well. Would it be OK to run an OpenVpn service ...
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Problems with rsync and ssh-key

I created a ssh-key to log into my CentOS VPS, altered the default port to 2020 and disabled password connection, so I can only log in this VPS using the key (that need a password to be unlocked). My ...
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VPS email - Access to this mail system has been blocked for ip due to spam activity

I have virtual private server at Godaddy and have around 40 client websites. I usually check the number of emails sent every 3 or 4 days through my Godaddy server management page and saw that around ...
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bash No space left on device

On VPS when I press tab under my user I get: bash: cannot create temp file for here-document: No space left on device but it works fine under root, what's happening?
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Run Windows application in the cloud

I have an (end-user-oriented) application I'd like to run, that only runs on Windows. I don't own a Windows machine and don't really want to buy a license for Windows just so I can run it in a VM. ...
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How boot custom ISO within Rescue Mode (or not) in a OVH VPS

I need to boot a custom ISO in OVH VPS, but i don't know how, the iso I need to boot is from FreePBX. Right now the VPS is in Rescue Mode. So, how to boot the FreePBX ISO Image in my OVH VPS if ...
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Redirect secondary network interface traffic along with port forwarding to tun0 (OpenVPN) using iptables

I have a NAS server which I should do port forwarding for it in order to make its services accessible from internet. However my ISP is blocking ports, so I've managed to buy myself a cheap Ubuntu VPS ...
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Windows 2012 VPS

I am using Windows 2012 VPS. Additionally, I purchased 10 private proxies from a separate site. All proxies are active on my personal computer but my proxies unable to connect via VPS (it keeps ...
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Starting network services on internal VPN address at startup

I'm currently trying to have SQL Server and Visual SVN started automatically on a VPS running Windows 2012. Until now it hasn't been a problem, but I switched to using an internal address. This is an ...
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Automatic Backups using Filezilla

I've lost loads of information caused by HDD errors or viruses. I have a Dedicated Server, and I would like to have an automated backup system using FileZilla. I want it to backup a certain directory ...
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Tunnel a static IP that is assigned to a VPS to home router

I currently have a VPS with a single, static IP. Would the following scenario be possible if I bought a second static IP? Suppose IP A on eth0:0 is 1.2.3.4 and static IP B on eth0:1 is 5.6.7.8. I ...
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Is there a way to share a socks proxy with a router?

I'm connecting to my VPS in the US using ssh/socks proxy on my mac. Works a treat to watch netflix / geo-blocked content. Is there a way for my tomato router to connect via ssh/socks proxy and share ...
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continuous Port Monitoring and logging in Linux VPS

Here I have faced a problem with my ISP. I have a Linux VPS , well configed for my company as a web and mail server. now I am facing the problem! Every time I send Emails from my server the Over ...
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iDRAC 5 on home network?

So I bought a second hand Dell Poweredge 1950 R3 and I bought it with a iDRAC 5 interface card. I am going to use it for college this year and use it as a vSphere host as my college course requires a ...
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How can I use Remote Desktop to connect to another user on the same computer?

I have a VPS running the 64-bit version of Windows 7. The VPS has several users. When using the VPS, I sometimes want to use Remote Desktop to connect to another user. To attempt to do this, I ...
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How to login to vps contaier directly via SSH

This is what I do: Open the putty and enter the server node IP address and click on OPEN. This will login me into the server node, and I do the below steps to login to a vps container inside it: $ ...
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VPS email - cannot recieve nor send

I'm trying to set up email on my VPS. When I set email address in PC email client, it is ok, but when I try to send email or when I send email to this address, nothing is sent and also nothing is ...
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How block connect to FTP via TotalCommender and Filezilla

How block connect to FTP via TotalCommender and Filezilla? I tried via firewall but doesn't work for me. I use cyberduck and ssh and I have two server (Debian 6 i 7)
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Rsync between KVM VPS and VirtualBox

I need advice how to rsync via ssh (and what directories need to be synced) between a KVM VPS (Debian Jessie) and VirtualBox to effectively make the VirtualBox a clone of the VPS. I use the term "...
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Using FTP client through VPS (double hop)

Is it possible to log into a server using an FTP client (e.g. Cyberduck) through a VPS, i.e. doing a double-hop to access a server? Here's what I'm trying to do: my home computer is a mac, and my ...
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Accessing local file from vps

I currently have an Ubuntu VPS(from Koding), I connect to it through remote desktop connection on my Windows machine. There is an option to use my local drives(belonging to my Windows machine) for the ...
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assign ip address to domain name

I have Ubuntu 14.04 VPS with PHP, Apache and MySQL, also have 1 dedicated IP address and a register domain with following free Name server: freedns1.registrar-servers.com freedns2.registrar-servers....
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Centos 7 + Plesk, Cant access control panel

I am in this horrible situation. I have tried several ways to get my VPS server properly to work. My problem is that my server anru.info is pointing to https://server1:8443/ instead of [IP]:8443 or ...
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Maximize CPU core usage on VPS

I have a server at OVH with 32 cores. All the cores are not fully utilized. Is there any way I can distribute CPU load on all the cores so that my system doesn't send me false alerts? Sometimes it ...
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Non-WWW site redirects to WWW explicitly?

I recently moved my NodeJS app to a new Openshift server. Visiting www.lsmsaSGO.com works as expected. Visiting lsmsaSGO.com seems to redirect explicitly to www.lsmsaSGO.com in the URL bar. I do not ...
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How do I create a torrent from direct link?

I want to download a video from web but downloading directly may be interrupted. So, i am trying to find a way that I can download it through torrent, like what Burnbit.com can do. However, I have ...
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How can I run a program automatically on my VPS?

I currently own a VPS with Centos7 installed. I also have a programmed 'Steambot' that I would like to put onto the VPS and have it automatically run at all times while the VPS is online. I'm not sure ...
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Watching Netflix through a VPN

Recently I bought a VPS from DigitalOcean. I setup a PPTP VPN so I could watch us Netflix content from outside the US. Now that I have it setup and all my traffic is going through the VPN, Netflix is ...
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Remote Desktop on VPS : how to keep connection alive?

I have a Windows 2003 VPS running a lot of processes. Most of them works well even if nobody is logged on, but there are some processes that simules keyboard presses that only works when i'm logged on....
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openvpn on vps - can't connect to internet

I just bought a VPS @ www.ramnode.com (512MB SVZ 512 / 256 MB) I tried and installed OpenVPN -AccessServer on my VPS. Everything went fine. I used this tutorial. (http://yaui.me/how-to-set-up-openvpn-...
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create an image of cloudlinux drive on VPS via SSH

we have a cloudlinux running on a VPS that we need to run some test's on. We do not have access to the VPS nor there is an option to clone this VPS. Is there a way for us to use dd or some other tool ...
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Set up Dynamic dns server

I am trying to set up a server at home. The network the server is on will be assigned a dynamic IP address from the ISP. I have looked into services such as DYNdns for a dynamic dns service. However I ...
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How to bypass/ignore proxy block protections on DC++ hubs

I bought this VPS and use it via SSH tunneling as socks proxy, it works great for web browsing and torrents, but 80% of DC++ hubs I connect, blocks me saying that proxy connection is forbidden and ...
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Running a Tor middle relay or bridge with 100 GB bandwidth/month?

I have a VPS running Debian with bandwidth limited to 100 GB per month.I was thinking of running a Tor Network relay on it,since most of that bandwidth goes unused.I don't want it to be an exit node, ...
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How do I migrate from Azure to a Windows VPS?

Basically I’ve been using Microsoft Azure to host my stuff for about a year now. I have a SQL instance and a “free” web site, and more recently, a scheduler to run a program that refreshes the DB ...
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Active Directory VPS Server (Security)

I have a VPS configured as a domain controller on the internet as part of a project. I am concerned about security as Windows Built-in Firewall and security has a reputation for being about as easy to ...
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Permission denied when setting values in sysctl on Ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to configure my Ubuntu 12.04 VPS (OpenVZ) to reboot when it runs out of memory. To do this I have added following lines to my "/etc/sysctl.conf" file. vm.panic_on_oom = 1 kernel.panic = ...
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VPS Admin Sharing Worries

Here is my situation. I recently got a vps running Windows 2008 R2 Standard to run SEO Powersuite, Market Samurai and some other tools. I added my seo guy as an admin on my vps so he has access to any ...
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VPS as a relay for applications behind NAT

Is it possible to use an inexpensive VPS as a sort of relay to accessing a CCTV setup whose internet connection is behind a NAT/private IP (specifically 3G). I can setup a ddwrt router on the NAT'ed ...
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How to use my Windows Server 2008 as a proxy server?

I have a Windows Server 2008 server in Germany which I can connect to using remote desktop connection. I'm using this server as a host for my website. My problem is some sites and net sources are ...