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I was working with my website yesterday when I was at home using my web address. Everything seemed fine. When I got to work today, I tried opening my website, and now the connection times out. I can still access my Virtualmin interface, just not the actual website. What could cause this, as I had made no changes to Virtualmin since it was working yesterday.

Note: I have also restarted my server to try and resolve the issue.

Site: Server: Ubuntu 12.04 (LTS) CMS: Wordpress

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closed as not a real question by EEAA, Chopper3, wfaulk, jscott, Ward May 9 '12 at 17:40

It's difficult to tell what is being asked here. This question is ambiguous, vague, incomplete, overly broad, or rhetorical and cannot be reasonably answered in its current form. For help clarifying this question so that it can be reopened, visit the help center.If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

This site is for professionals, and we expect questions to reflect real issues you're experiencing in a professional environment. Being that this is a personal website, being served from your house, it's off-topic. – EEAA May 9 '12 at 17:10
In addition, you really haven't provided enough information about your environment to enable anyone to give you a good answer. Are you sure that your webserver is running? – EEAA May 9 '12 at 17:15
Okay, thank you ErikA. Were might I ask this question to get support then? – ITman May 9 '12 at 17:16
What additional info is needed? And yes apache is running. – ITman May 9 '12 at 17:17
First, before asking anyone else, read How To Ask Questions The Smart Way. Then once you've read and internalized that, perhaps go over to our sister site Superuser and ask there. – EEAA May 9 '12 at 17:18

Port 80 is not open on your server (or nothing is listening there):

$ nmap

Starting Nmap 5.51 ( ) at 2012-05-09 11:49 CDT
Nmap scan report for (
Host is up (0.086s latency).
rDNS record for
Not shown: 989 filtered ports
20/tcp    closed ftp-data
21/tcp    open   ftp
22/tcp    open   ssh
23/tcp    closed telnet
25/tcp    open   smtp
53/tcp    closed domain
119/tcp   closed nntp
443/tcp   closed https
3389/tcp  open   ms-term-serv
8080/tcp  open   http-proxy
10000/tcp open   snet-sensor-mgmt

Nmap done: 1 IP address (1 host up) scanned in 8.36 seconds
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I am new to home serving. Any idea how I can fix this. – ITman May 9 '12 at 17:05
Note: I have had it working just before installing wordpress. – ITman May 9 '12 at 17:06
It was probably working because you were INSIDE your home network and weren't going through a firewall to get to it. – Safado May 9 '12 at 17:20
Thank you Safado, I will look into it. – ITman May 9 '12 at 17:28

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