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MX records not correctly updated by the Google DNS servers

We are currently losing some e-mail and we discovered that this is caused by a wrong DNS setting. We used a CNAME for our MX record an thats not allowed. So about 2 weeks ago we changed it to an ...
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How to correctly export Lotus Contact using CSV convertion?

I've a little problem (Once again XD). I currently switching my Mail server from Lotus Domino to Google APPS for business. Everythings worked fine during the mail migration, but now, I've got to ...
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How did Google acquire 8.8.8.8? [closed]

The IP addressed 8.8.8.8 (in addition to 8.8.4.4) is now used for Google's DNS server. How did they obtain this IP? Specifically, what has to happen for an IP to be routed to a different location.
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Adding a hostname with 'www' to TXT entry in nameserver makes website unavailable - why?

One way to verify sites when using Googles webmaster tools is to add a TXT entry to the nameserver, using the hostname and adding the provided text. Accidentally (because I simply didn't know) I ...
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Problems with googlebot

Googlebot is constantly trying to index URLs that don't exist in our server, so it gets a 404 error all the time. We don't have any reference to that web site (I think it's a blog from Nigeria) so I ...
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Google analytics traffice source is untraceable IP?

Can someone explain how this is possible. I am getting traffic to my website coming from this IP: 10.201.3.31:15871 I can't find where or what that is. It seems to be an unallocated address block. ...
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Cache Google Search Results?

I am going to be working on a closeted windows domain consisting of 15 workstations and one DC. It has not access to the internet. I would like to bring as much with me as possible, thinking of ...
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Website works in the browser, but weird problems with nameservers and google bot

I've moved a website, nextblog.ro, to a VPS, 3 days ago. After 12 hours aprox, I could see my website working on the new server, and apparently everyone in my town can access it. My first problem is ...
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Support of If-Modified-Since HTTP header

On Google Webmaster Guidelines I see this: "Make sure your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP header. This feature allows your web server to tell Google whether your content has changed ...
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Why does Postfix deliver mails locally instead of relaying them to Google Apps?

I get the following error trying to send an email to my Google Apps Email at admin@mydomain.com from my Postfix server. to=, relay=local, delay=0.09, delays=0.07/0/0/0.02, dsn=5.1.1, ...
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Webmaster Tools: Network Unreachable - IPv6 Problem?

since I have installed W3 Total Cache I constantly get "Network unreachable" errors for ONLY about 3-4 random pages on a domain per day. This is unacceptable and I need to solve it even if it's only ...
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How can I limit Googlebot's crawl rate?

I have a problem with one of my servers. Google opens lots of http connections to the apache server and basically performs a slowloris attack. This netstat call results in the following output ...
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No search results after reseting index on Google Mini Appliance

A few days ago I reset the index (following instructions from help) on a client's Google Mini Appliance after a complete site redesign. Of course at first there were no search results. But at this ...
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Finding the so_sndbuf of a running process

I'm wondering if there's any way to find the tcp so_sndbuf of an actively running process (such as apache or nginx). I know that tcp_wmem sets the default value, but I'm not sure if the server ...
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Report to Multiple Google Analytics Property IDs?

Is it possible to have Google Analytics report traffic to a given page to more than one Profile ID? If so, are there any special considerations or recommendations for doing such? I can't seem to find ...
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1&1 hosting + azure cname + google apps mx

I have a problem while hosting my website on azure : I need to have an url mydomain.com, when deploying in azure it gives the url mydomain.cloudapp.net, so I do a cname record from mydomain.com to map ...
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gmail smtp over sendmail

I've setup my sendmail to send mail using Google SMPT. However, I keep getting this error. Jun 20 11:35:24 server sendmail[2370]: p5KBZO3X002370: from=apache, size=1646, class=0, nrcpts=1, ...
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Send email through local SMTP vs google app engine

My web site is supposed to send email to customers and its hosted on a VPS. Should I use local SMTP or is it better to use a third party SMTP provider like Google App Engine? What are the ...
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Google network architecture

I am aware that this question might be closed as "not a real question", "subjective" or even "argumentative". If this is a mistake, I am sorry. I am not good at all at networking but I'm trying to ...
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Translate web page from shell

I'm trying to do translate a web page automatically with a shell script. Here is the interesting part: wget http://www.google.com/translate?langpair=en%7Ces&u=http%3A%2F%2Fasdf.com I'm getting ...
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Googlepages URLs to my old site are no longer redirected to Google Sites

For a couple of years, I maintained a "mirror" of my blog (hosted in my old account) on a free page hosted in Googlepages. Over the years, people started using links to that mirror instead of the ...
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How to migrate mailboxes from google app to local mail server

In my organization I have one MAC snow leopard server and 10 client systems. I'm facing a problem : 3 months ago in my organization I haven't any mail server. So I configured a google app server ...
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Google webcache: information leakage despite requirement of login

Been searching like crazy for hours. What happened: While googling my site to check for certain keywords, I used their site preview function (where you get that little popup with an image ...
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why and how google puts hmlt files on my server? [closed]

Why google puts html files on my server? I didn't allow it to do this thing as far i remember. On my webserver(hosted by godaddy) i have some googledigits.html files. Why and who they did that?
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Google DNS Geolocation Issue

I work on a ISP in Africa. Our customers were being redirected to Google cache in South Africa. Apparently with no reason, they start being redirected to Google US, which for us has higher latencies ...
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What is the average monthly production cost for big data centers like the ones for facebook, google or apple? [closed]

As per the question title, how much do large private data centres cost to run?
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sendmail is super slow

We are using godaddy shared hosting but have found their sendmail server takes 8-10 minutes to send emails. Besides switching to another host or upgrading to virtual dedicated is there anything we can ...
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Google MAIL not arriving - relay not allowed

I have a server with sendmail, hosting my domain mind-zone.nl, i changed the MX records to point to the server. When I use Hotmail or any other client the email arrives and everything is fine. ONLY ...
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hosting company blocking google bots and crawlers [closed]

I am having a site for the past three years and it is very active for the past two years. Until not the site is working well and also now but not after the hosting company blocked google bots. Many ...
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imapsync and gmail

I've successfully set up an "imap forwarding" solution using imapsync to move my mail from one imap server to my company's google apps email. Everything works dandy except that the new mail is not ...
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How to get rid of osdir.com efreedom.com and markmail.com? [closed]

These three content hijacker websites splash huge amount of advertisement using hijacked content from genuine websites and to make matters worse the format of the content that is displayed is ...
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Enable Google Safe Browsing in ClamAV

I'm trying to enable Google Safe Browsing anti phishing/malware filtering on my mail server using ClamAV. I enabled it in freshclam.conf, and I got a fresh new safebrowsing.cld file in my datadir. But ...
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Google Apps for Business on a separate infrastructure?

Does anyone know if Google Apps for Business edition hosts the apps (gmail, calendar, etc.) on a physically separate infrastructure than the Standard (free) infrastructure? We've been growing ...
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Creating multiple Gmail Accounts

To check my application in a software testing environment , prior to launch where it requires the mail sending functionality to different email and in order to check multiple scenarios, i need to ...
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Google Apps: MX records for zonefile

I have a question about using Google Apps for handling emails. I don't want to set up a whole entire mail system on my server, so I decided to use Google Apps. The ownership of my domain is approved, ...
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Google DNS Same Entry Different Results

Why is this happening? The Rootserver returns a wrong entry I fixed containing 5269.XXX.com. instead of 5269 XXX.com. Macbook @ Home ; <<>> DiG 9.6.0-APPLE-P2 <<>> ...
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Google app mail hosting and windows 2008 server DNS configuration

I used to use shared hosting before and I created a google app account and I configured DNS records on shared hosting's contol panel according to google dns documentations. Everything was working ...
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How remove/de-index a page from Google? [closed]

On the results page when I Google "e-luminate", the 3rd and 4th link seems to point to specific directory deep within the folders which stores the images. How can I get rid of these 2 results from ...
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How to unblacklist an IP at Google?

I own a small business with two servers for webhosting. When setting up the primary (CentOS 5.5 + WHM, secondary is WHM DNS Only) server I kinda messed up the firewall, so the hackers could send stuff ...
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Improving my convoluted use of Gmail as a spam filter

My server hosts several email addresses, for both individuals and lists. I do not provide SMTP or POP for these users... I simply forward each user's email to their "real" email address (or to a list ...
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301 redirect or disallow on robots.txt?

I recently asked for 301 redirection on ServerFault and I didn't get a proper solution to my problem, but now I have a new idea: use the robots.txt to disallow certain URLs from my site to be ...
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Google.com always forward me to google.com.hk

Any one could help me to figure out why Google.com always forward me to google.com.hk? $ dig google.com www.google.com. 509426 IN CNAME www.l.google.com. www.l.google.com. ...
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Does Android version 2.2 locally encrypt Activesync messages?

I am a sysadmin for company X. They are interested in allowing ActiveSync access to devices that support local offline encryption of the downloaded attachments and email data. Considering how the ...
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How do large companies backup their data?

How do companies who handle large amounts of data, for example Google or Facebook, backup everything? According to this Google platform article on Wikipedia, Google has an estimated 450,000+ servers ...
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MediaWiki SearchEngine that behaves like google

searchterm: foo should match foo and foobar searchterm: "foo" should only match foo I tried LuceneSearch and SphinxSearch so far, but I couldn't get any of these to behave like google. foo will only ...
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sendmail not sending mails to @samedomain (target mail is on google apps)

I've set up sendmail to just send out mails from our php web application. That works fine, as long as we are not sending mail to the same domain as our web app. e.g. our app = www.ourapp.com ...
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Does hosting multiple sites on one server hurt your SEO?

I have a handful of (content unrelated) sites with decent PRs and I'm considering hosting them all on the same server. I've heard that if you do this, internal linking between two seperate domains on ...
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Host my own email in a VPS and stop using gmail, which options do I have?

I'm planning to stop using some google services (like gmail for personal email, still be using for services like google code though). I'm not too paranoid, I know every service in the net is a threat ...
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Where to download .ADM or .ADMX file to setup default search providers within Windows 2008 R2 for Internet Explorer 8?

Where to download .ADM or .ADMX file to setup default search providers within Windows 2008 R2 for Internet Explorer 8?
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How Can I Encourage Google to Read New robots.txt File?

I just updated my robots.txt file on a new site; Google Webmaster Tools reports it read my robots.txt 10 minutes before my last update. Is there any way I can encourage Google to re-read my ...