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How to keep the rank in google search engine database when changing ip address [migrated]

I am a newbie in the field of website making. I currently made a website using Django and host it using digital ocean, I learn all of it by myself and I am very interested. However, I would like to ...
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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 to run a Shiny app remotely via the Internet? [duplicate]

I know virtually nothing about servers, but I have a rather specific question that I think you guys can help me with. Let me know if it's too vague. I'm on Ubuntu 16.04. I have an R script that has 4 ...
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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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How can i install selenium with chrome driver integration on my web hosting?

I need to install selenium/splinter on godaddy with headless chrome for browser? I cannot find a way to do it as i am not used to webserver linux.
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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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Updating client's CentOS on WebHostManager from CentOs 5.11 to latest version?

I was wondering how I'd go about updating a client's CentOS on a WebHostManager install from CentOS 5.11 to the latest version? Just have never dealt with updating CentOS, so I'm kind of not sure ...
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301 Redirect without hosting & DNS

I have an old website, let's call it "olddomain.com". I have an existing new website, let's call it "newdomain.com". As the old website is to be discontinued, so What I want to do is to make "...
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Can't install Git in Godaddy web hosting

I am hosting a website in Godaddy web hosting. I want to install Git. I am using SSH to connect to my site. I find this link from Godaddy How to install Git in Linux web hosting. I followed their ...
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Domain Gripping

Here's a pretty newb/101 question I have here. I'm very new to web hosting and domain forwarding. I just opened up my first web hosting site, and I'm trying to figure out a problem I'm having with the ...
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SSH2 in Bitvise terminates unexpectedly

I'm trying to connect Bitvise with a cloud server to make some changes in my magneto website. When I click login it creates connection without any problem. But after a few seconds it terminates ...
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Why does my hosting provider require FTP? [closed]

I have web hosting account with what seems to be a reputable and security-conscious hosting company (Siteground). I'm using 2-factor authentication to log in to my account with them, HTTPS for my site,...
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Publishing a website to a domain [closed]

My team has recently purchased a domain, and the next step involves setting up a server with Apache and Mono to host the website. However, we are not sure where to start in terms of connecting the ...
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Host website from portable drive connected to router

I have been trying to figure this out for a while now but have not been able to find a solution on here, YouTube, or any place else. I am trying to host a website from an external hard drive attached ...
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always 404 error on website because of .htaccess file

I hope someone can help me. I have the issue that my .htaccess files does not work. Because if I upload the htaccess file, then my websites (2 domains = 1 server) are down / offline and I can only ...
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Make IPv6 Server accessible for IPv4 Networks

Old Topic, but anyway: I have a server at home, which is only accessible via IPv6. Would not be a problem, if there would be more networks around with IPv6 enabled, but currently even my University ...
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If we can seed a torrent, why can't we host a website from our home computer? [closed]

Seeding a torrent means giving other people access to the files in our computer. Why can't we host a website from our computer? My service provider is not letting me host a website but they let me ...
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How to add a folder of Hosting to a Domain

I am new in domain transfer. Previously my domain was in Bluehost. I transferred the domain to GoDaddy. I changed the Nameservers. Now I would like to add a folder of hosting to that domain. I got ...
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Files I have hosted on a server get downloaded instead of opening in the browser when I click on links to them?

I have a href link in a Latex document I'm creating that links to a Matlab file I have hosted on a server: \href{https://www.college.edu/files/code.m}{Code} However when you click this link in the ...
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How to use WAN ip address to host site?

I'm was trying to do Port Forwarding to host website from home server in my TP-Link TL-WR841N Router. I use static IP address of my server, I opened port "80" from Windows Firewall. I even changed ...
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Document Root Change in Cpanel

I recently purchased a web hosting plan with Godaddy. They use a program called cPanel to host the specified website (This is a Linux based machine). I recently added my website up to the file manager,...
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Connect Google domain to GoDaddy host

I recently purchased a domain through Google Domains, this is not a Google Apps for business account. It is strictly a domain purchase through google domains from my account. I then bought a simple ...
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My ftp account does not show up in filezilla?

Context I use zpanel to manage my FTP accounts. I have deleted the one I was using and created a new one. Problem When I connect to my server using Filezilla, I can't find the new ftp directory, ...
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Remap cPanel Default Directory for Storing Files

I am looking at Digital Ocean's block storage as a potential way to scale a web server running cPanel's storage of all the public web content uploaded by users. After formatting and mapping the drive ...
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.deb installation won't run

I'm trying to install Wowza Software engine on my webServer, but it doesn't want go on. When I connect to my host (a Debian system) remotely via ssh, I enter: su dpkg -i WowzaAndThaNameOfTheFile....
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Website on Server A and Mails on Server B?

Lets assume i do have a domainname called BUGGLES.COM on SERVER A. I want to host the website for that domain on SERVER A but everything realted to emails should be on SERVER B. I want to be able to ...
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Samba NAS caching issues with IIS

One of my clients uses a shared hosting account, which appears to use a Linux based NAS to host IIS content, and I'm having problems with getting it to detect file changes. For example, once I've ...
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DNS servers for a website hosted on Microsoft Azure

If my website is hosted on Microsoft Auzre, should Microsoft give me some DNS servers or I should find my own DNS servers? Could I use Google's DNS servers - 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4?
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How can I find out how many days my website had been online?

I'm a website designer . Due to some problems, I need to know find out how many days my website had been online on web hosting? Is there any way to find this question?
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host a site on home server

I have a running home server (using Windows 7), and inside the LAN I can surf the site. I have made the necessary changes in the firewall and forwarding the port in router. Sadly, when I try to get ...
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Can email spoofing be prevented?

My wife's email account was hacked and the attacker got her address book. I don't know if the attack was on her local email client (Thunderbird running on Windows 7) or on the server (hosted at ...
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Why Webdav loses connection each reboot?

Hostgator told me on a support call over a year ago that Windows 7 had issues with Webdav because of digest authentication. They also said that future versions of Windows would solve the problems with ...
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Direct web users according to their geo locations

I plan to host a web site, but problem is that different courntries may have varied speed accessing website hosted in north america, for example, China. therefore, i want to find a solution that host ...
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Custom domain for Node.js hosted website on private network

I gave myself a learning assignment - create a nice website to be hosted from a Node.js server accessible to my home network. My base system is running Windows 7 and I want to give this website a ...
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Any risk of hosting a public website on my home network? Year 2015

I have read the following post but it was already 6 years ago so I'm wondering if anything has changed over the last few years in terms of security because I heard windows firewall has been improved ...
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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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How to host a website from my own PC [closed]

I want to host my website from my own PC. I have biought a unique IP address, but I don't know how to create DNS entries or how to create name server. How can I proceed?
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How do I force a rebuild on OpenShift?

I want to force a clean rebuild of my OpenShift application. The issue is npm is having problems so it can't run gunt successfully. I don't want to delete the whole application because my Domain is ...
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how port forwarding in Huawei CPE B310

I have an internet connection via a 4G LTE CPE B310 router from Huawei, its local IP is 192.168.8.1, my laptop is the only user connected via wifi (I can use wired Ethernet) and it its assigned local ...
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Accessing an addon domain outside public_html

I have a shared hosting account with a shared IP, and with no domain name added yet. I have uploaded a website in the public_html folder and I can access it by using the shared server's IP and my ...
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Host a registered domain website on your own server

I have a registered domain and i need to use my own server to host my website, I have understood the risks of hosting my own site but anyways want to pursue this , so how to bind our registered domain ...
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My website is visible only through direct URL but not via the domain name I bought

I have bought hosting and domain name separately, later when I'm buying hosting I have linked hosting to the domain name I bought. Now after hosting all the files by uploading them to the CPanel 11 ...
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FileZilla sees fewer files than File Manager?

I am trying to download a directory with a large amount of files (6,003 to be exact) all PNGs. When I download them via FTP using FileZilla I only get 4,308 files. This is the same whilst browsing ...
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FTP timeout to web host

Macbook pro 10.9.5 regular web host (cPanel) router firewall set to low machine firewall off proper login credentials Filezilla/Cyberduck Telnet to 198.252.106.222 21 does not connect FTP ...
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How to point domain and subdomain to dedicated server using IP address?

I have dedicated server with 1and1 and domain name with godaddy. To point my domain to my server i just pointed my dedicated server IP using "A" RECORD (at godaddy) and didn't change anything like ...
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Where to put website files on hosting server? [closed]

I'm trying to publish a website I created but can't figure out where in the hosting server I should put my website files. The server folders looks like this: I only added index.html and .htaccess. ...