A server which provides documents and applications through the http/https protocol

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Enabling MS Security Essentials blocks port web server

I notice when I enable "real-time production" in MS Security Essentials that my web-service (on port 80) is blocked from outside my machine. I can still access it locally, even with my network IP. ...
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Can't seem to find an open port to host a webserver

It appears that my ISP is blocking every single port as i cannot seem to find a port that isn't blocked except for 22 (SSH). I can't find a port to host my home webserver on (which i am trying to set ...
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Make IP Address point to webroot instead of virtual hosts' documentroot

I used to have a one-to-one domain name and IP. Recently I've paid for a second domain name and decided to host it on the same box and IP. As such, I added virtualhosts to point each domain name to a ...
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How does an Update Server verify that the request sent was the intended application?

If you have an update service that's running on a server listening for connections on some random port, how could one verify that any requests coming into that port are from the specific application ...
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Internal/External Moodle - DNS

Network diagram: I have a moodle (a VLE) setup that I want to be internally and externally accessible. The green route on the diagram below is the route I would like the traffic to take when the ...
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Monitoring incoming requests on a web hosting server

I have a web hosting account with GoDaddy (its a Linux based hosting). Can I install applications like netcat to monitor all incoming requests to my website on a certain port? If not, is there any ...
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run web server from virtual machine, how do I use port 80

I have a host system running Fedora 15 and I have a guest system running CentOS 5.5 in VirtualBox. I did set up a virtualmin install and added port forwarding to the virtual machine. When I forward ...
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Mac OS X - Web Sharing

I've enabled web sharing on my Mac OS X (via default Apache installation), and it gives me a web address that I (and supposedly other computers) can use to access my site. However, when I try to ...
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Port Forwarding not working in DSL Router

I am using BSNL BroadBand connection and a DSL Router is provided that can act as a Default Gateway to many wireless devices. One such device is my server. I have bought a static ip on lease. So that ...
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home webserver with blah.com domain

i did the webserver on my laptop (IIS7, vista), it running on port 81, i'm using dns service of everydns.com to point mydomain.com to my webserver, everything was fine, my friends can access my ...
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What would make a website unreachable

I've been running a web server for more than a year now, and it has suddenly become unreachable by anyone outside my home network. Inside my network it is working as always. I can update the DNS and ...
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How to use a Personal computer as a Linux web server for development purposes

How to use a personal computer as a Linux web server for development purposes. Is it possible to have both Windows XP and Linux web server in one computer? Suggestions, ideas?
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Open-source webserver, not as large as Apache? [closed]

Can you give me example of open source webserver, not as big as apache. I want to develop mine, although from an existing acrivex control (wodwebserver).
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how to shut down a server from the webinterface

I want to be able to shutdown my server remotely by clicking on a button on a web page. The server runs Ubuntu 14.04.1 64 Bit and a python web application. I have not decided which yet, but it will be ...
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Weird access from RIPE servers and other IP addresses

Looking at my server logs, I see a lot of activity from various IP addresses. Something like this: 69.65.10.86 - - [22/Feb/2012:11:14:40 -0200] "GET http://amate urangelz.com/ HTTP/1.1" 200 69869 69....
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Setting up a WEB server at home

I have apache2 installed and have subscribed to no-ip (similar to dyndns) to get a static IP. When I enter the IP they have provided,it takes me to the DSL router page of my ISP as it should. My ...
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Can multiple users share 1 email address with different login credentials?

This may seem a daft question but there is a good reason behind it... Is there a way for multiple users to share 1 email address with different logins? For example, Email address: info@superuser....
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Creating an intermediate computer server

I am staying at a hostel and I can access the Internet in the evening, but not during the day. However, at the computer lab, it's exactly the opposite: I can access the Internet during the day, but ...
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Best practice for storing really large amounts of user uploaded images

We currently have a Django-powered website that allows users to upload a lot of images. All of which are stored on our server on a single hard drive. The problem is: we slowly reach the maximum ...
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How do I locate php.ini?

I installed php on the server and php_info(); displays: Configuration File (php.ini) Path /home/gmcnulty/php However, I don't see anything there nor do I see any php directory? How do I ...
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How to make my PHP script use the second hard-disk?

I have two SATA hard-disk drives attached to my server as shown in the following : [root@cl-185 /]# df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/sda1 222G 166G 45G ...
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Run JBoss on all interfaces (was: “Open port 8080 on Ubuntu”)

I'm running the JBoss webserver on my ubuntu (10.10 64bit) machine and I'd like to access it from another machine. If I open localhost:8080 in the browser on my local machine it works. However, from ...
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What is the simplest web server I can operate which also allows configuring mime-types?

I would like a dead-simple web/file server (ideally, something no more complicated than "run this command with these flags") which also allows specifying mime-types based on file extensions. Something ...
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What IP to listen on to see web server from outside LAN?

Okay, so I'm semi-new to networking and to back-end web development, and am learning Flask presently. I just turned on a basic little HTTP server on my laptop ("Hello World!") and am running it on ...
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Why is allowing root login via FTP( on cPanel) a considerable security risk?

I find it very convenient to administer my whole server by logging in as root. However, CSF tells me that it is a "considerable risk" to allow login to FTP via root, and other websites I googled ...
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How to download all repository tree files and folders? [duplicate]

first of all excuse me for asking this way but I didn't know another way to express what I need. If anyone can edit the question, I would be very pleased. Often searching for some materials through ...
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How can I make my webserver running on android publically available [closed]

i have created a web server in android it works fine but the problem is it is not publicly available it says: The server at ip:port is taking too long to respond. when I type device ip:port but ...
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More Detailed Trace of my Server's IP?

I use Geolocating services to see where my server seems to be residing, and it is resolving to New York. But the server is actually a cloud-server located in the Netherlands. The hosting company is ...
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Configuring a VMDG280 router to point to an internal web server

I have a netgear VMDG280 router. I have a static IP address. Anyone know how I can configure this router so if I type in my IP address, it shows me the same apache ready webpage as I get when I go ...
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Is it possible to change content of a file residing on other server using HTTP 1.1 features?

Let's say we have a file on server which have all permissions 777. Is it possible to make a script, situated on other server than the file to modify. The script uses HTTP 1.1 protocol features only to ...
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Full url path of website on shared server

my ISP is not currently resolving DNS. But I can access most websites via IP addresses, Is there a way I can access my own website on a shared server via IP? It wasn't given to me. Like 32.36.221.54/...
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Unable to rm -rf .nfs0000000008547f6500007f62 file on linux server

When I do a rm -rf directory It says a message like : rm: can't delete directory/.nfs0000000008547f6500007f62 ressource occupied and I don't know why.
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How does image hotlink protection work?

Some images on the Internet have what is called "hotlink protection" (for example, when image searching on Google). I understand the reasoning for this and that it saves bandwidth. However, how does ...
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Does HTTPS/SSL make sense on a local network?

I wonder if I should enable HTTPS/SSL on web servers in my LAN. Which opportunities does a sniffer/man-in-the-middle have in a local area network, where devices are usually connected by switches? Is ...
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Windows 7: Local Domain

I'm setting up a local(LAN) web server using Windows 7 ULTIMATE and XAMPP. Is it possible to setup a local domain where the computers in my network can access the server on visiting http://...
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Can a web hosting server become a nameserver also?

I have a VPS hosting account with a provider and I have been given an IP address. Now when we say that 'set up a private nameserver', what exactly do we mean? does it mean that I will turn my web ...
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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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Can't access localhost on my browsers

I've just installed mamp for the first time onto my mac and I'm trying to view some PHP files I've loaded into the htdocs section of mamp. When I type localhost into my browsers, it says it can't ...
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Connect to a webserver running in Windows 7 using IP from a brower

I'm not sure if this is the proper place to ask this question. Here is my issue I'm using windows 7 and i have installed Zope Server.(Zope is python web framework which has a built-in server). I ...
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Running a webserver behind a firewall I have no access to

I'm having a bad time in my student appartment: I want to run a webserver on my Laptop, which should be reachable from outside of the net. I'm sitting behind some proxy-server that passes outgoing ...
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Using USB 3.0 Flash Drive or Solid State Hard Drive with USB 3.0 or SATA as WebServer

I currently have XAMPP installed in a Sandisk thumb drive, USB 2.0. This is great for portability but as you might imagine, it is quite slow. I tried out a USB 3.0 version of this setup, with a USB ...
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How to find websites on the same server [closed]

Here's my situation: I bought a hosting account and SSL certificate at one hosting company. After the site was online 1 day, next day it's offline and the only page I see is IIS 7 welcome page. I was ...
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Apache Web Server Works Locally Not Globally

I have been at this for a while tonight and thought I would seek some help before I hit the sack. I have successfully downloaded Apache and can run it without any issues on a fedora 16 box acting as ...
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Is it possible to setup PC as a server over LAN, and run a real (test) website on it?

Here's what I have - - a Intel dual-core PC with 6GB RAM and 320GB SATA HDD (I have a new model Sony VAIO laptop too, if that's any better); and a 8mbps home LAN (Broadband) connection. I do not know ...
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How to grant FTP access to just 1 directory (and its subdirectories) to an account

Is it possible to give someone FTP access to just one directory (and its subdirectories) and not all the directories of the webserver?
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Can't connect via HTTP to dyndns.org-powered home webserver outside of router … why?

I'm setting up a webserver behind my router. I've done the following: Router: Port forwarded 80, 8000, 8080 to the correct IP address (192.168.1.5 in this context). Router: Enabled dyndns.org ...
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How can I set up multiple apache local web sites on Ubuntu?

How can I set up multiple apache local web sites on Ubuntu? I added the following to httpd.conf: <VirtualHost *:80> DocumentRoot "/wwwroot/htdocs/firstsite/" ServerName www.vhostsite.com </...
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Setup home intranet

I have a home web server (mac mini) running MAMP. I've setup a couple web apps that I want to offer to my friends when they come over. I can access the websites when using a browser on the webserver ...
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Is there a standard for server PSU dimensions?

I don't have a lot of knowledge about server technology, but a simple question which I cannot get an answer for by seraching the internet. Are server PSUs following a norm in their dimensions (length,...
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How do I connect to a shared folder on the network on Fedora 23?

I'm new to Linux and I'm trying to learn about it. I usually connect to my university server on Mac OS X using the "connect to server" option. This is an example of my university home address: smb:\\...