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Is it possible to host a website in one server and host emails with this domain on another server?

I have 2 servers, one with hostgator and a second one which is much faster. I would like to use the server on Hostgator for Email and the other one (which is faster) for the website. For what I've ...
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Redirect ip-address to localhost

I am trying to learn to host website on home pc. For this I have installed apache tomcat. I have also done port forwarding in my modem. I checked it with http://www.canyouseeme.org/. When I am ...
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Setting up a server at home vs. renting a dedicated server

Which one is more profitable. Buying a server and hosting a website at home or renting a dedicated server from a hosting company ? I have fairly large number of users that are growing. I currently use ...
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FileZilla: Can upload to directory from one computer but not another

I am having issues uploading a file to a particular directory on my site (LAMP). The directories permissions are 777. The odd thing is it works fine on one machine (same file) but not on a another. ...
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Automatic upload of a local website to remote hosting?

I have a basic webpage hosted on Godaddy hosting. It is static HTML with links to a few files. I need to change the files every week or so and my current workflow is as follows: -- Create new ...
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How to test hosting before picking one?

I'm looking for fast and cheap hosting at the moment and I don't want to rely on users opinions only (many if not most of them are sponsored by, or are actually from, the companies themselves anyway). ...
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Can I have my web hosting company redirect all requests to an IP address? (from blahblah.example.com to 123.456.789.012) [closed]

I have a web hosting account, from FatCow. They gave me a subdomain, blahblah.fatcow.com. Would it be possible to simply redirect all traffic from that subdomain to my home IP address? For example, ...
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For cloud machine is it a good practice to reboot periodically?

As a desktop Windows user one often find better performance if one reboot it after using if for a long periold of time. Is it also the case for virtual machine in th cloud, like EC2, Azure, or VPS?
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PHP Version 5.2.17 [closed]

I'm new to PHP development. After I signed up new hosting package, I found that my web host is using OLD PHP, that is PHP Version 5.2.17! The latest version is 5.4.14/5.3.24 What should I do now? ...
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Why can't I connect to my IIS server, running on my PC, via public static IP?

I know this topic is quite old, but, nevertheless, I am doing this in a first time and I have some troubles with it. I try to open public access to my sites, hosted on IIS 7.5 web server on my Windows ...
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How can I publish to web a PDF file that was converted from a Word file with working links?

I'm trying to maintain a series of publications that are currently in Microsoft Word format and are updated annually by different people. I need to publish them to web and so I thought the best ...
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For Hosting and publish a Website at Home Computer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: how to Host website from my home ADSL? Help please! I am using XAMPP for my website. My website is almost ready now to publish. It is working fine in localhost. Now I would ...
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How can I host my website over the internet with dynamic IP address

I have an ASP.NET website I want to host from home, but the problem is I have a dynamic IP address. How can I host it so people all over the world can see it? I can't give them a new IP address each ...
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How to create a local web host domain name for free

I have installed XAMPP, and my projects are saved in htdocs folder. When I view it in browser the URL identifies as http://localhost/example/index.php How can I access it using a domain name of my ...
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How to redirect a specific url through a proxy for multiple services?

I have a website hosted on 000webhost.com for free. I am unable to connect directly to the site because Comcast has blocked a portion of 000webhost's servers for free accounts due to other people ...
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Why does my web hosting 'minify' and break my PHP files via ftp?

I use WinSCP as my ftp client. I have used it countless times on different web hosts via ftp without any problems....except my own web hosting. The problem is that when I attempt to edit or upload a ...
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How to go to a website on a shared server by its ip address?

I have a few questions, please help: Fist, I can access Google search just by typing http://74.125.224.211, because this is the IP address returned by nslookup. However, I could not do so with the ...
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Two domains that point to the same IP have different outputs?

I have two domains registered with godaddy.com, lets just call them domainone.example and domaintwo.example. I also have one hosting account with godaddy.com that I set up with my purchase of ...
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How do I find out what HTTP headers are being used to download a file without access to the web server?

If I do not have access to the web server configuration files, how would I know what HTTP headers are being used to download files? I am talking about files that are downloaded by the browser, not ...
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using a static ip address when accessing internet through wireless (wifi)

I have got a static ip address for lease from my ISP. So the requests for that ip address is forwarded to the modem in my house. from here it is connected to other devices through wifi. On one o the ...
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Installing Wordpress in Apache

So, I've installed Wordpress in Apache and have it working, i.e. I can browse to it on my hosting server via localhost and it displays my blog, all good and well. But when (anyone) browses to it from ...
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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 it ...
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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 everything,...
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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 ...