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How does my registrar (Namecheap) let me set up a CNAME record on the apex domain?

Namecheap seems to let me create a CNAME record on the apex domain, which I thought was contrary to the definition of a CNAME record: It works (correctly loading up my static site from S3). ...
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ddclient fails to update ip on namescheap.com [closed]

I'm using ddclient 3.8.1 on ubuntu 14.04 to update my dns records on namecheap.com. But now it stopped working. Syslog says: WARNING: file /tmp/ddclient.cache, line 3: Invalid Value for keyword ...
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Namecheap + ddclient - 400 Bad Request Error

I just registered a domain on namecheap, and want to self-host through ddns. I have my host setting setup as: @ 127.0.0.1 A (address) www http://domain.com HTTP Redirect So ...
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How do I configure namecheap for “arbitrarily-nested” wildcard subdomains?

I'm trying to set up something like nyud.net, where any arbitrary chain of subdomains resolves to the same CNAME record (which in my case points to an amazon elastic load balancer). Ex: ...
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How do I connect Namecheap domain to HostGator server? [closed]

I'm new to the process of buying domains and hosting packages. I bought a domain at Namecheap and hosting at HostGator. I'm able to connect to my server via IP address only. I can add files, ...
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“A” record redirect gives 400 Bad Request in nginx [closed]

I've registered a domain with NameCheap and have set up an A redirect to my web server. Visiting the server directly (http://1.2.3.4) is fine, but going through the domain name returns 400 Bad Request ...
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Understanding the Basics of Subdomains with VirtualHosts [closed]

I would like to make two subdomains for my site. To do so, I have created three VirtualHosts in my default file under sites-available (I am using Apache on Ubuntu): <VirtualHost 127.0.0.1> ...
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Trouble directing A name and subdomain to different hosts

I am hosting a domain on namecheap with namecheap's DNS service. I want to point digest.politihacks.com to politihacks.wordpress.com with a CNAME record. This works fine. However, I also want to ...
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Using namecheap dns with cloudflare

Since CloudFlare doesn't provide E-mail forwarding I need to leave my DNS management on Namecheap. What DNS records (A,CNAME,...) would I need to point to CloudFlare (and to where) to be able to ...
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How to use route 53 to create subdomains that reference specific URLs of an EC2 instance

I have an EC2 instance running Redmine and myPHPadmin at https://myElasticIP/redmine and https://myElasticIP/phpmyadmin. I have a domain name registered with namecheap: myDomain.us Using Route 53, ...
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Update namecheap domain records to smartermail server

I have installed a smartermail server on my Windows Azure web instance. I was able to send a test email (and receive it in my yahoo inbox), so I assume that everything on the Azure end is already ...
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ddclient to update namecheap subdomain?

I have a subdomain that I want to update with ddclient. I configured the ddclient to get the IP from dyndns but it's not updating the subdomain on namecheap. They said to use yourdomain.com as the ...
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Linode and namecheap configuration

I have namecheap account which I use for managing my DNS settings, I just leased linode.com VPS and have a small configuration set inside it , I am not able to find out any guides to point domains to ...
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Transferring from Godaddy to Namecheap: Move sub domains, cname, MX records etc

I am in the process of transferring my Godaddy domains to Namecheap. There is public info about transferring domains but not about zone info: subdomains, cnames, MX records etc. How do I ...