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Mediawiki for personal use [closed]

I need to setup a mediawiki like wiki for some personal projects. Access control is absolutely essential. I should be able to approve when new users create an account on the system. Therefore, i ...
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What would be the total expenses of running an in-home web server? [closed]

I have several hosting accounts with companies, and plan to keep them. However, I would like to try my hand at creating my own home web-server, both for fun and for the learning experience. I would ...
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How can you tell if a website is hosted on a home server?

Are there signs from things like ip address/ports used/etc to tell if a site is hosted on a home server or a high speed commercial server?
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is it necessary to point my domain's dns servers to my hosting company?

Here is something I had never thought about, although I've done it several times. When you get web hosting, the hosting company always asks you to point your domain's DNS servers to them in order for ...
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Is it possible to limit access to sites when sharing a web host?

Many web hosts let users have as many domains as they want under the same account; but in doing so, the various domains basically have access to each other using server side code/rootkits/etc. Is ...
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Under ISPConfig 3 no account can login since resetting my MySQL root password

I am running ISPConfig 3 under CentOS and I had to manually reset my MySQL root account password yesterday. Since resetting the password I haven't been able to login to ISPConfig's web interface with ...
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Web Hosting with FrontPage Extension [closed]

Anyone knows a good web hosting provider that has frontpage extension? I was using godaddy before. now they are not supporting frontpage anymore. :(
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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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How to link an html page on Apache to a domain name?

I just registered a domain name via godaddy.com. Is there some help for a beginner somewhere on how to serve my website on the domain. To begin with, I want to set it up to display an HTML page ...
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Moving a file into a directory with over 7000 files

I'm on a GoDaddy shared hosting Linux server ("unlimited" hosting). I have a folder with product images for an e-commerce store that contains over 7000 images. GoDaddy told me I'm not allowed to ...
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How to use a different private port to a public port? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is port forwarding and what is it used for? HI, I would like to serve a webpage using port 80 publically but privately on my LAN it's available on port 90, now is ...
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I want to host my website from home but my public IP merely loads up my DSL modem's admin screen? How to fix?

Network topography: Internet === Verizon DSL Modem === Time Capsule Router === Mac Mini web server I go to icanhazip.com and grab my public IP address. I throw it into a web browser and get...my ...
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Why is access to my web site is slow for me but fast for other visitors? My access to other sites is fast

I have a single Windows XP laptop and my site is on on an external shared host. Other visitors to my site all say that it loads fast. But when I try to access it from my laptop, the first page ...
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Can a hosting provider trace the history of commands executed by their clients?

Say I have a shared hosting account, and then I deleted/moved/edited some of my files using ftp client, will the hosting provider be able to trace it?
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Apache+Home Server not allowing External Traffic

Not sure what the ruling is on asking new questions but I felt like my previous question was answered in this post. So now I have my server correctly allowing me to setup directories outside of my ...
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Rolling Your Own Online Storage on Shared Hosting Account

I've got a Windows-based shared webhosting account ( with arvixe.com - no admin/root access via RDP - all web control panels) which I used to use to host freelance (ASP.Net) projects for clients. Due ...
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Configure DNS to point site at web host when mail is through Google Apps?

I have my DNS records set up so that I can use Google Apps (email) with my own domain, but I want to use my web host account (Lunarpages) to host my website. This is a little over my head. My ...
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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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Hosting online with xampp?

I'm not quite sure what I'm doing wrong, because from what I've read, this should all be working. What I've done: Forwarded ports 80, 8080, and 443. Changed the ServerName localhost:80 line in ...
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Should I, and how do I, backup my database for a web application that is hosted on an Amazon EC2 server?

I set up Amazon EC2 instance using the Ubuntu server edition, and I installed the LAMP stack on it. I did up a PHP web application running on MySQL. I have tested the web application on Amazon EC2, ...
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Server to Server transfer

I am currently trying to migrate my website from one host to a newer one. What FTP client allows direct server to server transfer without me physically downloading the files to my computer. Any other ...
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Is it possible to keep both my development site and my live site on the same host?

I have a Facebook app that resides on two hosts. The development app resides on one host, and the live app resides on another. Because there are two hosts involved I am paying two hosting fees. My ...
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Where to post working example [closed]

I need to post working demo of my code and wondered if folks know of a free location for this. The code is mostly static HTML (JS, CSS, HTML5, video files) and doesn't take up a lot of space. I want ...
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cgi-bin python script not working because of too many file permissions?

Yesterday python got activated on my web space as cgi-bin. I tried to run some scripts, but with little success. I asked the support for help, they kept saying the file permissions where the issue and ...
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Hosting a web site at home: ISP Blocking port 80?

I presume this is a better place to put this rather than server fault. I'm interested in setting up a small site to host at home as a "proof of concept" exercise, i.e. to prove that I know how to do ...
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Recommendations for hosting large videos [closed]

I recently created and put a 45-minute, 300 MB video file on my website and told a mailing list about it. Checking my site stats, I see that I've used 20% of my "unlimited" bandwidth for the month. ...
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Recommended Personal Web Servers

I'm looking for a Personal web server to host very light traffic meant for home use only. What is your take on personal web servers that meet some or most of the criteria below? Free/Open source ...
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Personal Web Servers

I'm looking for a Personal web server to host very light traffic meant for home use only. What is your take on personal web servers that meet some or most of the criteria below? Free/Open source ...
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How to give folder permissions in Helm v4?

I have a website, and I'm trying to give folder permissions with FTP Filezilla software, since I can't find this option in Helm web hosting portal. CHMod seems to be a unrecognized command on ...
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How to deploy a Java web application?

I have developed a Java Web Application and I want to show it to my client by hosting it on a server. I tried to run it on my localpc through web-browser and it worked fine. I gave the hostname as ...
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My uncle is the family historian. We need to host about 5-15 TB of images and video. Any inexpensive ideas?

Basically we have hq scans of thousands of old family photos. Plus tons of family video. We want to host them where we can still have total control over the content and restrict access. I'm a php ...
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Do I have to wait 60 days to transfer website from hosting service to another hosting?

My current website is hosted on a website called my hosting panel. It has Plesk installed over there, and it's really frustrating trying to upload files, see the changes, since you put ...
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How can I host my website on Windows Vista at home computer?

Is it possible to host my website using my Windows Vista home computer? I have a broadband Internet service.
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Is it possible to host plain HTML files in Google Apps?

I'd like to upload a handful of HTML files that I want to replace an existing Google Site. I know I can edit the HTML for each page in Google Sites, but I can't just upload my HTML files or even ...
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Accessing locally hosted webpage via public IP

Sorry if this is in the wrong place.I don't really know anything about server-related things, but I'm really curious about this. On my mac I figured out how to make a simple web page viewable via the ...
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GoDaddy Lost My DNS Settings: What to do?

My MX records point to Google Apps and my mail was working perfectly for 2 years or more. Then the other day it stopped working. I managed to figure out that it was a DNS problem and reset my MX ...
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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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How to host website from my home ADSL?

I knew that I can use DynDNS to setup a hosting which will access my home adsl for hosting a website. I entered there but couldn't figure out how to setup this in steps, I registered a host name but ...
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Which machine to get for a home server?

I want to have a server at home. Mainly for few projects, blog(wordpress) and maybe other web resources. I want to have it very low power consumable, so I am thinking getting Acer Aspire Revo 3600, ...
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DNS does not resolve

I have a domain name that I have added as an add-on domain on another primary domain that I own. I have changed the nameservers with the domain name registrar 5 days ago and a whois search shows that ...
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How can a computer with dynamic IP work as a webserver?

How can a computer with dynamic IP work as a WebServer?
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Linking to aac audio files is returning a 404

I have a lot of audio backed up on 1&1 (a web host), as I have a ridiculously large amount of cheap space left over after my websites. I uploaded these through Wise-FTP directly to my webspace ...