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3answers
35 views

Need to migrate hosting service without email service downtime

I have a client, who uses Gmail with his own domain for email, he updated his mx records and everyting. now we need to switch hosting providers without any email downtime. Email service is really ...
2
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1answer
51 views

Domain keeps going back and forth between old and new hosting service

I moved my domain yesterday from Heroku to DigitalOcean. The process went fine and the website seemed to be working fine on DigitalOcean. Today morning I noticed this error when I tried to access my ...
0
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1answer
47 views

What DNS record can redirect to a different domain?

I have a domain registered foo.co.il I have a temporary free web hosting - foo.3owl.com and I would like to define the DNS records so that when a user tries to access foo.co.il he will be forwarded ...
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2answers
61 views

using nameserver for redirection

I have bought a domain for cheap on crazydomains. The sad thing is they do not provide DNS settings without paying additional amount. They just give us a feature to set the nameserver details and some ...
0
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2answers
321 views

Redirect to another web server if current page is down

I have written an application in Razor/Asp.net and I'm hosting it on our W2008R2 under IIS 7.5. At times we will need to bring down this web server so it will be not accessible to our clients. I need ...
3
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2answers
115 views

DNS NS and domain clarification

I am really trying to get my home web server up and I don't seem to be succeeding. My web server withing my host system is running my web application and is viewable at the current isp ip ...
3
votes
2answers
169 views

How to shorten DNS propagation effect

Atm i have a domain example.com, it uses dedicated server, and it uses "ns1.example.com" and "ns2.example.com" as nameserver. Now i want to change to another dedicated server (with different IP ...
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votes
1answer
102 views

How to spot webhosting resellers posing as actual hosts? [closed]

Recently I began work on an eBook about the hosting industry and there is a key issue which I often encounter with many of my clients. I wanted to ask what are the best methods for a person to check ...
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2answers
493 views

Why are some users still using the old DNS records?

I moved from my reseller hosting to a VPS about a month ago now. I transferred a bunch of client accounts and changed the nameservers on their domain names to match the new server. All of the accounts ...
4
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2answers
167 views

Can I use a CNAME to point to a 3rd Parties NS Servers? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: In DNS can an IN NS point to a CNAME? I am in the process of migrating hosting providers. Currently I have significant number of domains pointed at my current NS ...
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1answer
3k views

How to remove nameserver IPs in WHM 11.30.2?

As explained on this page: http://docs.cpanel.net/twiki/bin/view/AllDocumentation/WHMDocs/NsIps When visiting: WHM > DNS Functions > Nameserver IPs You see a table with 3 columns showing Nameserver, ...
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2answers
118 views

Hosting and Domain both has name servers? Which do i use? [closed]

Hi i have a hosting at GoDaddy, and a domain at Instra. Both has their own name servers, what does this mean?
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3answers
124 views

Mail being delivered to both old and new server

Two days ago I migrated our old site to a new server. I turned down the ttl before I did it and some email is still going to our old server and some to our new after a little over 48 hours. Both ...
0
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1answer
65 views

Domain Transfer

I'm going a bit crazy. I have a domain name, buzzonstage.com, registered with GoDaddy(not my choice lol) and the hosting is with linode. I set the nameservers at GoDaddy to ns1.linode.com, ...
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2answers
129 views

Good GUI for creating only a nameserver on a VPS

I want to run my own nameserver for all my domain and client. Now I have a very small OpenVZ VPS which can run debian or centos. Now I am a windows user, so I am not that good with SSH and text ...
0
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3answers
1k views

Setting up a server / What should be the hostname?

I'm purchasing a server from a hosting provider and the order form is asking for the following pieces of information: Hostname eg. server1(.yourdomain.com) NS1 Prefix eg. ns1(.yourdomain.com) ...
3
votes
3answers
341 views

Automatic website outage notice

There was a outage in July 2009 of Authorize.Net's websites because of a local fire. If you went to their website during that time there was a notice or redirection to view status updates on their ...
0
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3answers
419 views

Where should I host dedicated nameservers?

Because I need to make constant additions or updates to my zone records, I decided I'll host my own nameservers. What server specs would you recommend for a dedicated nameserver? I can't imagine ...
3
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8answers
5k views

why are there several nameservers for my domain?

Like I have for my domain: ns1.somedomain.com IP: 122.some.ip.here ns2.somedomain.com IP: 122.some.ip.here Why there are 2 or more of them? The hosting is just one server and if that falls ...