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A domain name is an identification string that defines a group of computers on the internet under the same realm of administrative autonomy, authority, or control. Technically, any name registered in DNS is a domain name, however, the term usually refers to a second and top level domain, such as ...

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Accessing Content After Domain Registration [on hold]

I have a website registered on free hosting plan with its free domain.Something like MyWeb.x10.mx Right now, I want to add another domain to it like MyWeb.com but have access to the same content which ...
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Connectivity problems on website

We've been experiencing some connectivity problems on http://www.scirra.com. Running a DNS check: http://dnscheck.pingdom.com/?domain=www.scirra.com We're getting some errors: Delegation not ...
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After domain rename - will I need to rejoin all users to the new domain?

I am running a Windows Server 2012R2 Domain Server (ADDS). The domain is historically from a 2003 server, and is a single Label Domain: e.g.: Contoso I want to rename it to: Contoso.local (using ...
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Is this a case of a stale ISP DNS cache or did I fudge something up?

I am currently in the process of transferring a legacy website (from a legacy hosting service provider) to a modern solution. Due to my context-specific requirements (which include financial ...
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How can I point my domain to a host without turning over the nameservers? [migrated]

I have a domain name on GoDaddy, and a site hosted on Network Solutions. Not my choices -- I'm helping out a family member who already has that arrangement. Currently, the domain's nameserver records ...
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Active Directory Server how to be cautious [closed]

My company has provided us laptops. We used to use them normally but suddenly my company has announced they have installed Active directory server. We all have to shift to that server. The requirement ...
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Point 1 domain to 2 different DNS [closed]

Is it possible for a domain name to point to 2 (or more) different name-server? For example, here I have a domain name testdomain.net, and I want to point it to ns65.domaincontrol.com (GoDaddy ...
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convert from hostnames to ip address and vice versa [closed]

What if two or more different domains which are not alias(using Cname) are hosted on the same server? There are two perspectives : How a server with same IP address resolves two different host ...
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Reverse proxy domain subdirectory to another host serving the same domain name

I have a Debian 6.0 webserver correctly running with the following setup: Nginx as front-server listening on the WAN facing interface port 80 Serving the domain HTTP mydomainame dot org (via ...
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How to define www and .com as the canonical versions of the domain?

Trying to figure out how the DNS should be configured for the domains foo.com and foo.net so that: www.foo.com is the canonical version of the domain (foo.com should also still work) foo.net and ...
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Manage large number of domain names

There are a couple of posts here about keeping on top of registering domain names, we use recurring billing so that sorts that out, rather have a domain renewed that I didnt want than the other way ...
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http is automatically redirecting to https for a custom domain on google app engine

I am trying to get a custom domain to work with Google App Engine 1.9.7 without SSL I have done all the prerequisites; Domain is verified with the proper TXT records. Domain is configured in the ...
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How can I create a domain name for a Public IP address? [closed]

I configured port forwarding to a private ip so I can access my app from anywhere, with the address of http://66.189.127.96:333/. I want to be able to access this from example.com, not ...
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Redirecting domain B's subfolders to Domain A

I have a website with two domain names. The first, example.com, serves as the site's main domain, the one under which I originally installed Moodle. Then I set another domain, that is, example.org, ...
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Multiple IP's per domain name and route to fastest available server?

I'm not very familiar with NameServers. Where can I find information or how can I set up multiple servers with different IP's to use the same domain name, such that the client connects to the ...
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www and no www duplicate versions of the site? [closed]

So I am having an issue where on my webserver if you go to wwww.mydomain.com it works and displays the website, but if you go to mydomain.com it doesn't change or redirect you to www.mydomain.com, so ...
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What is the public whois server for .IN.NET domain names? [closed]

If I am going to be performing a Whois lookup for a domain name with the extension .IN.NET, which whois server should I connect to? For example, for .com domain names, I would format my whois query ...
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Pointing a domain to AWS Route 53

I am having difficulties getting my domain to point to my EC2 properly. I searched through a few third party guides online, and got slightly swamped in the official AWS documentation, but despite this ...
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Host name unavailable

A week ago I changed the nameserver addresses and some other DNS records (A, MX, CNAME) while moving a website from one hosting provider to another. Everything seemed to work out fine, but apparently ...
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How to forward FQDNs to Virtual Machines? [closed]

Is it possible to have 2 domain names pointed to two different VMs running under Ubuntu Server? My dilema is that I only have 1 public facing IP address. Here is a graphic of what I am trying to ...
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What does changing a NS record actually do?

As I am by no means a server expert, so I wanted to learn the basics by starting my own small VPS on Digital Ocean and host some simple websites to try things out. In the tutorials of DO it says that ...
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Debian server - DNS stopped working after static IP reassignment

Due to changes in the LAN router, I had to modify the static IP of one of our servers. It still succeeds in finding the external world (ping google.com), but only temporarily - when I access one of ...
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NS what to type in while registering domain name

I want to register a domain name, so they asked me to type in 2 NS-servers, I want to use my BIND server for that. I've got static IP, let it be xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx. If I type in my xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx into ...
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Possible reasons for occasionally inaccessible domains

I'm experiencing symptoms similar to those of the other question. That is, peoples are complaining about a domain name being inaccessible. And then, it suddenly starts working after a while. But I ...
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Setup Mx record for specific host [closed]

I am trying to set up MX record of my domain to point to the google server. According to the google documents I should enter the following values for MX record of my domain ...
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Correct way to change domain name in Active Directory

I'm trying to fix an existing AD infrastructure that was implemented using the external domain name as root domain name in the Active Directory. So it's running on "contoso.com". I want to put the ...
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Accessing a webserver on aws EC2 instance with custom nameservers ? [closed]

I'm trying to run a web server on an Amazon ec2 instance . When I queried it through ELASTIC-IP for instance, it resolved perfectly, but whenever I tried to do an nslookup or tried to access it via a ...
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Why setup domain.com as my ADDS domain, the “.com” is disappear? [closed]

Recently I setup a test environment for my self-test. On a win2008 I add ADDS role. I type in "domain.com" as the domain name. Everything is fine and installation completed without problem. However I ...
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FreeRadius MSCHAP Authentication With Realm Fails

I have FreeRadius 2.0 server with AD as user store. Authenticating using EAP-PEAP-MSCHAP2.Local realm is defined in proxy.conf. Authentications works fine without realm added to the username. As soon ...
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How do I find all domain names that are CNAME aliased to given domain name? [duplicate]

For example, I want to find all domain names that are forwarded to bankofamerica.com. I know that fleetbank.com and fleetboston.com both forward to bankofamerica.com. How can I find ALL domain names ...
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Exchange domain name change + SSL deployment

My problem: Currently OWA and ActiveSync can be accessed through https://rmt.companyname.com/owa and https://rmt.companyname.com/Microsoft-Active-Sync with a self-signed SSL. I would like to modify my ...
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Enabling multiple domains in a server block of nginx

I am using nginx for request forwarding on my server.I have two server blocks,one for the main website and the other server block to serve my S3 static content. server { listen 80; ...
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Redirect IP Address to Domain Name

I am attempting to redirect the IP address of my domain to the domain name and am running into trouble. The IP address does not redirect to the domain name listed in the redirect statement below. ...
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Hosting website from own webserver to domain name [closed]

i've an domain name with no further options. Just the domain name. My site is running well on my own machine on IIS. So my localhost is showing the website. This website i want to show when i go to ...
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Preventing or Limiting Spammers/Bad Guys from Using My Domain

I started getting replies in my catch all email box that spam and viruses has been sent from my domain. Someone is spoofing my email addresses to send out spam and malware. I was wondering if anything ...
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Website Times Out In The UK

My site is unavailable intermittently. Unfortunately the server suffered a melt down and my host had to restore me to another server from an antiquated backup. They sorted out the DNS to point to the ...
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What tools should I use for DNS diagnostic?

I am trying to host a domain name (pressemag.com) on my dedicated server. I have put DNS the domain name provider gave me I put the .pressemag.com A 88.190.22.44 but nothing.. site is totally ...
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What happpens to my SSL certificate if I transfer domain regsistrars?

I am in the process of transferring my domain from Gandi to GoDaddy (don't ask) and I also have a Gandi wildcard SSL certificate. Will the SSL certificate continue to work once the domain has been ...
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rerouting name to ip on local network [closed]

i created an intranet (lamp) and now i have to make it visible using this url intranet: the solution i found was to put in each computers (mac, windows) this in the hosts file using the ip ...
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Domain Still Points to Old Server After Deleting Account [closed]

Yesterday, I set up an account with 000webhost.com along side with a free domain name from dot.tk. I found out that my WordPress site's Admin is only compatible with >= PHP 5.3 and the server doesn't ...
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Syslog-ng how to get domain names instead of IP address

How can syslog-ng get the domain names instead of IP address that I received? I'm able to get those information but in IP address, I would like to get the DST/HOST to domain names instead of getting ...
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FTP could not connect after applying local DNS(private DNS)

I made a software router in CentOS linux and in that made a DNS server. I am using centOS 6..4 for making DNS i applied following steps: changed the host name = abc.zoom.com and domain name = ...
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How do I set up domain names for IP's on my LAN? [closed]

I have a LAN with 50 clients and my company has made me do a local WebApp. This is new territory for me, but as I see it, the individual internal IP's are regulated by MikroTIK. I was wondering, how ...
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How do I set up DNS with nic.io to point to an AWS EC2 server?

I purchased a domain one week ago via nic.io. I have elected to provide my own DNS [because they provided no other option]. I'm trying to point my .io domain at my EC2 server instance. I've allocated ...
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Domain clients can't reach website with same name as domain

I know this is a very basic question but I need some help. I'm setting up a domain controller on Zentyal with the domain name example.com. But I need the domain users to be able to get to our company ...
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Can I transfer a domain name before expiration to save money? [closed]

I purchased a domain name and hosting package from weebly.com, for a year. Now I realize that it cost me almost double the amount a domain goes for at a site like whois.com. Is it possible to ...
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Why top level domain name is compulsory? [closed]

Why is it necessary to have the .com or .org at the end of domain name? what if I want a domain like http://tkomble which is better than http://tkomble.com or http://tkomble.org since tkomble is my ...
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Is there a term for Second Level Domain and Top Level Domain [duplicate]

If I observe the domain: http://www.google.com/ http is the protocal www is a subdomain google is the second level domain com is the top level domain Is there a specific term that would describe ...
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Validity of a FQDN with a hostname consisting entirely of numbers

Is a FQDN valid if the hostname component is entirely numeric? It's not something I've come across before and I'm not sure if something like the following is legal: 001.example.com. I know it's an ...
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1 IP and multiple domains?

I have IIS7.5 and have multiple IP's, all which are in use. I want to have another domain name added to a primary IP Address (which is in use). Is this possible? I however DO NOT want that domain ...