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Can a domain name be an alias of a page of a website hosted on a web hoster?

Let's say my wordpress website is example.com. I want to create an event named momentum and I created a page for it at example.com/events/momentum. The thing is that momentum is a really important ...
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How to migrate mail data from one web host to another?

I want to migrate my website from lws to PlanetHoster but after looking closely at the files in the /mail directory, there are files that are named like: 5647726478.M4578658923475.web40.lws-hosting....
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Websites I'm hosting timing out for all devices on the same network as the server

I'm facing a bizarre issue where all devices on my home network that try to access a locally-hosted, publicly accessible website via its public IP / domain are timing out, but it works fine using the ...
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why domains like mail.google.com or music.youtube.com not work wit www

If we try to access www.mail.google.com or www.music.youtube.com. They wouldn't work. why? Also if we want how can this be achieved
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New router appears to be blocking my website locally [duplicate]

I recently upgraded my internet and with it, they installed a new router. For some reason, I cannot access my website locally anymore. If I open Chrome and go to https://www.example.com it comes back ...
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How to point domain with subdirectory to a specific YouTube URL? [closed]

I have purchased a domain netyou.info in Godaddy. I wanted to point netyou.info/design to a specific URL (another web page) where I have a demo video. At this point, I don't have a website having a ...
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How to host project online that uses npm, yarn, xampp, apache, mysql?

I've inherited (been given from prev developer) a web project that I need to host and I'm unsure exactly how to go about doing it. In the past I've put up static websites using Namecheap.com which has ...
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Connecting to Web Host using SSH?

I want to connect to my Web Host via SSH, it worked fine the first time, but then I wanted to mount my host's drive locally, I found "sshfs" so I ran this command: sshfs -o allow_other,...
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alternative for ftp to backup all my server files?

I am trying to download all my files from my old server (a free web hosting) to upload on a new server. The problem is, for some reason, when I am using ftp to download all my files, many files are ...
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How to route ProtonVPN while hosting a website

I recently purchased a domain and am looking to host it locally. However, I've run into a caveat. I don't want to disclose my IP or general location. Along with my Domain, I also purchased a month-to-...
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Whitelist IP addresses for access to AWS S3 static web hosting

I have seen several references that use a Bucket Policy similar in structure to the following { "Version": "2012-10-17", "Id": "Policy1607646663558", ...
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Cloud host Sphinx documentation HTML on a corporate intranet with authentication in place

We have some HTML-based documentation generated by Sphinx. Currently it's hosted from an on-prem webserver box. We'd like to move it to the cloud and eliminate the requirement for VPN, but maintain ...
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My website is hacked, if i bring it offline on my local xampp server, will the malware spread on to my computer?

what I am trying to do here, is bring it down to my computer and then clean it, locally, then I will delete all the online one and do a piece by piece fresh installation of my site.. but I am not sure ...
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Correct way of specifying similar locations for nginx

I'm very new to hosting and nginx and fairly new to linux and just started to host a web-app on my raspberry pi (intranet only) using nginx. It serves an angular SPA on /, redirects to a .NET API on /...
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How to structure our URLs for external web site and an application to login our customers [closed]

We have hosted our website on a URL as ourcompanyname.com. Now we are building an application which allows our registered customers and users to get access to our services. So I bought a new domain ...
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SSL | Error WARNING: cannot verify certificate

Last week one of my domains stopped loading http content. Domain pings, apache is active, I restarted apache. It looks like the reason is there is a problem with the SSL certificate. Should I just do ...
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Port not being forwarded. What else do I need to do?

I am trying to host website and a backend program on internet. So I set some virtual servers which are shown NAT virtual servers On the machine 192.168.1.5 I am running XAMPP server XAMPP ...
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LAMP on Raspberry Pi to host a web server

First question ever on the site. Forgive me in advance for my very limited knowledge on the subject, I am fairly new on hosting web servers, databases, and just Raspberry Pis in general. I want to ...
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hosting providers assigning both public and private IP to the server

I recently bought a linux machine from aws. It has a public IP 52.14.xx.xx. When I login to its terminal, I note that it has local IP as well, which is 172.13.xx.xx. After seeing this, two questions ...
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How can I find the web host company for a web domain?

A bunch of people and I have been using a web board for several decades. The admin for that web board is missing in action. I would like to contact the web hosting company that hosts that site and ...
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Connecting email client to address on old server

I am planning on moving my client's web & email hosting to a different company (their current one is too unreliable). To handle their email, my plan is to: Register account with new hosting ...
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Does shared web hosting host each website on a separate server or on separate virtual machines? [closed]

It have been a long time since I'm trying to understand how does a web hosting host thousands of websites without being hacked since the users runs there own code. Does each website runs on a separate ...
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How to setup a home-network with a webhost

I want to setup my home-network in a way that I can safely host a website on my raspberry pi. If I've understood everything correct I can setup a DMZ with my raspberry and thus keep my home-network ...
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Forward typo emails

I am not sure how to ask or if this is the correct place to ask. Many years ago I got a domain name and email from godaddy.com. The plan included 5 email addresses, and included a feature where any ...
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How to fix Port Forwarding not working on TP LInk Router?

Screen Shot Screen Shot 2 When i port forwarded from TL-WR840N i can access my site from local network by using wan IP Address which starts with 10 Private IP but when i try to access it from ...
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What are the protocol options for read-write connection to a server?

My webhosting service currently offers FTP as the only means of connecting to their servers for syncing my local files with the 'live' server. "For security", I must either provide the IP address I'm ...
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How do I make a domain go to a specific port?

So let's say I have a domain eg. xyz.abc.uk, but since typing my external IP address redirects to my router settings on port 80 (let's say i use port 1234) how can I make it so xyz.abc.uk uses port 80 ...
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What are the risks of hosting my own website with WAMP?

I already know everything I should do to, but most of the guides out there just state that opening port 80 is very risky. What are those risks, in practice? I would use WAMP and WordPress, do they ...
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Can't reach WordPress installation after changing IP address for domain

I had a WordPress site located on a VPS, say the VPS's IP is 192.168.0.1. At Namesilo I bought, for example www.example.com, and bound it to 192.168.0.1. A few days ago my old IP – 192.168.0.1 – ...
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Business email address not found error

I have set our hosting (CentOS Web Panel) with the MX Record it needs for our business email through G Suite. The problem is it keeps prompting "Address not found". If I search the domain at leafdns....
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How to point Wamp Server to Domain Name?

How do I point my wamp server to my domain name I also need assistance with configuring Apache I'm trying to Host my own website from home we have the freedom to
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How to use Cloudflare for a subdomain (of a domain I own)? Website hosted on Namecheap shared servers

I have a website on a Namecheap shared hosting server and I’d like to use Cloudflare (free tier) for it. The main content of the website is on a subdomain. Root domain has just a dummy landing page. I ...
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Unable to host my website

my public IP is 183.x.y.z and my web serve IP is 198.168.0.104. when i tried to host my website it is directed to router page. i have posted a screenshot, can anyone help me?
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Website hosted on GoDaddy returns error "Website took too long to respond"

I have a website hosted on Godaddy with a dedicated server. It sometimes loads fine but sometimes it results in the error that the "Website took too long to respond". Any ideas on the reason this ...
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What is actually happening on uploading the files from FileZilla ? Are we hosting it ? , if yes how it is actually linked with web hosting provider?

I just want to know what is happening while uploading the files from FileZilla. From FileZilla can we host a website ? In internet its is saying that, FileZilla is used for uploading downloading files ...
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wordpress website hacked; undesirable links and content added but admin panel looks fine [closed]

I have a wordpress website hosted on plesk; right now i can see undesirable content that i never added and cannot be found from the admin panel. Some of the menu links turned into porn words and even ...
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How to make my Personal laptop as Web hosting Server for my Website? [closed]

How to make my Personal laptop as Web hosting Server for my Website? I am well versed with WAMP, XAMP with other technologies But don't know how to run my website on my own server and can be ...
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Nginx "Failed to start A high performance web server and a reverse proxy server."

systemctl status nginx.service outputs: ● nginx.service - A high performance web server and a reverse proxy server Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/nginx.service; disabled; vendor preset: ...
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Apache2 "Failed to start The Apache HTTP Server"

Hi everyone I have a problem on Apache2 (on ubuntu). My server does not starts up and when I enter systemctl status apache2.service I see this; ● apache2.service - The Apache HTTP Server ...
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How to integrate cURL on my public_html?

I do have this folder structure for my website: \index.html \php\some-php-files.php \js\some-js-files.js What I want to do is, I want to use a cURL command, which I usually use it on the terminal/...
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Github Pages on 1&1 domain has weird behavior

I have a 1and1 domain and web server (kyleplo.com), and I want to link it with my Github Pages site (kyleplo.github.io). I followed the instructions on the Github Help website, and now it works on ...
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Domain expired on provider but SSL and Hosting are still good - how to get website up again?

So, apparently the domain was purchased at a different time. The hosting and files are still good, as is the SSL. Went ahead a purchased the domain name again. This is on Godaddy. Do I need to ...
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Do I need to purchase a Positive SSL while buying a domain?

I am new to creating and hosting websites and want to clear a few things about buying domain names and SSL certificates. I created my website using Hugo Academic and now I want to deploy it. In their ...
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Is editing “hosts” file in Windows necessary to host Apache Virtual Hosts?

I'm learning how to host websites on a small server at home. I followed some tutorials where they said you had to edit the "hosts" file (C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts) and add the following: ...
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How should I deploy my web form in a production environment? [closed]

First of all, I‘m not sure if this is the right place for this question, but since it was marked as off-topic on server fault I thought I should try it here. I'm going to start with the current ...
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Domain redirecting to unusual port

I have a shared internet connection with other people. I want to host a website in my server that is connected to my router that is connected to the main router (which is shared between me and my ...
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Domain Masking, DDNS or something else to host different sites on one site/domain?

I think this was close to my question, but not quite the answers I needed: Smart domain-masking, redirection or forwarding I have a 1&1 hosted site/domain. I'd like to use the subdomains to do ...
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apache2 server hosted on linux is not accessible over LAN

I am trying to access my apache2 server which is hosted on a Debian based linux system over the local network but unfortunately it is not being accessible. While i try to access it as localhost or ...
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Connect domain (from Namecheap) to hosting (at OVH)

I've got hosting from OVH and bought a domain from Namecheap. I want to connect the domain to a website hosted at OVH but the customer support at both companies sucks and can't provide the info that ...
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this domain is already in use error? [closed]

I purchased a domain from Godaddy.com and hosted it using 000webhost.com free of cost. Now i have forgotten the credentials of my 000webhost.com and i want to host it on again on same site. Now I ...
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