In the Domain Name System (DNS) hierarchy, a subdomain is a domain that is part of a larger domain.[1]

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Redirecting Subdomain with Volusion and GoDaddy

I need to create a subdomain (reviews.basequipment.com) and have it re-direct to our Reviews page at http://www.resellerratings.com/store/survey/Burkett_Restaurant_Equipment_Supplies. The genius's at ...
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Dynamically modify DNS to add a subdomain

Is there a way to modify a domains DNS using PHP for example. I am not quite sure how a company can be in charge of a domains DNS (Can I be?) What processes do GoDaddy (for example) go through when ...
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Redirect Subdomain That is Not on SSL

I have a SSL certificate that is installed on the server that only covers the domain, not subdomains All traffic is redirected using apache config file When I set up the subdomain to redirect a ...
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Correct nginx set up to handle subdomains

I have an nginx instance with the following config: server { listen 80; server_name mySite.com; location / { root /usr/share/nginx/html; index index.html index.htm; ...
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Remove www from subdomains in Apache

I have a domain domain.org I am adding SSL, unforunately a lot of subdomain where created as "www.subdomain" and it is way more expensive to create certificate to multiple 3 level subdomains. Is it ...
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is wildcard ssl insecure?

Is there anything inherently more insecure about using a wildcard SSL certificate over a regular SSL certificate? We are looking to implement a subdomained web application (a la FreshBooks and ...
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Nginx subdomain proxypass

I want to redirect non-ssl traffic to ssl for all subdomains. I want to keep the subdomain the same. I want to specify a different proxy_pass for staging.foo.com. I only have 3 things going right now ...
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Wildcard SSL certificate for second-level subdomain

I'd like to know if any certificates support a double wildcard like *.*.example.com? I've just been on the phone with my current SSL provider (register.com) and the girl there said they don't offer ...
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Windows 2003 subdomain not working

I'm trying to add a subdomain to my main one, to be connected to an external IP address. So I have: example.com mail.example.com www.example.com Which are working. I want to add test.example.com ...
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Pageok given by puppet instead of subdomain files hosted on godaddy

I'm managing the e-commerce website for a retail store in Los Angeles, and use a subdomain hosted on GoDaddy as a fileserver to augment our Online Webstore CMS, which won't take large files (and ...
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Set up subdomains in IIS 7, Windows Server 2008

I have searched and searched, nothing that I have found has worked yet. The Problem: A brochure was published with subdomains that don't exist. I need to create and redirect those subdomains to ...
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Using subdomain to setup domain

I am trying to migrate a site to a new server (centOS5 and plesk 9.2.1) I would like to get the site running on a subdomain before pointing the root domain to the new server. In plesk I created ...
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Apache subdomain configuration not working

I have a Debian 6 server that was configured by somebody else. I was asked to add a subdomain on that server. I configured the DNS correctly (checked with nslookup), created the directory in ...
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How do I configure a subdomain to point to a different IP from GoDaddy

Simailar to this question, I want to configure DNS hosted with GoDaddy to have a subdomain on a different IP from the root site. The issue I am having is that GoDaddy uses a GUI and does not grant ...
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I cannot access subdomain hosted externally from LAN

MY QUESTION: I want to run a web application on sub-domain subdomain.example.com. Sub-domain is created by ISP on their DNS server and forwarded to external web host. None of clients can access the ...
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How to parse and retrieve both subdomain and host name label in Nginx

I'm working with an environment for testing purposes based on a few magento versions over a nginx + php-fpm + mysql stack, i puts each distribution in a different folders and in the nginx vhost config ...
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how to point subdomain to another server that does not have a domain yet?

I want to know if this is still possible.. How can i point my subdomain from one server (server A) to another (server b) if server b does not have a domain yet, only server hosting. Basically what ...
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How to Configure Ubuntu server samba active directory for authentication subdomain without control of parent firewall?

We have an organizational Windows domain xxx.org which provides DHCP, Gateway, Network, Winbind, firewall, etc. At a remote site we have another domain yyy.org that we manage and control. Currently, ...
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How to redirect an apache virtualhost to another server? [closed]

Let say I have example.com in A hosting provider, because A hosting doesn't provide an advance feature so I rent VPS server in B hosting provider. In this case I have setup virtual host in B hosting ...
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DNS not resolving 3rd level sub domain [closed]

I have a site working on a VM with Debian and Apache. The site is sitename.example.com . Now, I need to add a subdomain like subdomain.sitename.example.com on the same IP. What have I done until now: ...
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setting up sub-domains with apache2

I would like to setup a sub domain on my server at blah.example.com I am able to reach my USERDIR for each user no problem at example.com/~user I am unable to setup blah.example.com is there ...
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Enabling both www and non www url for subdomains

I am currently using apache on linode to host my website. I am using a number of sub-domains each of which is accessible only with non-www url. www url gives 503 error. However, I wish my domains to ...
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Dynamic sub-domain creation and removal with AWS Route 53

My web application is hosted on AWS. It's your standard Laravel/PHP app. I would like to have a feature where users who register, have the ability to see their content in a dedicated subdomain (e.g. ...
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What Type of DNS Record do I Need to Make a Sub-domain?

I'm making a website, and I need a sub-domain. I need to email my host so he can add the sub-domain linking, but I don't know which type of DNS record to add on my end in the DNS. Is it A or CNAME?
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Can someone find out what subdomains I'm hosting?

I have a vServer with root privileges and Debian with Apache as web server. If I create a subdomain using the config files of Apache, Disallow: / in the robots.txt file as well as telling no-one ...
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Can't configure two subdomains apache 2.4

I'm trying to configure two subdomains using apache 2.4, but seems that there is a problem I can't resolve. Here is the apache configuration file <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName ...
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Nginx subdomain issue nginx tries to get files from the subdomain's parent httpdocs

I am trying to make a subdomain (for the purposes of this question: grace.myexample.com) using nginx. The configuration is as follows: server { listen 10.10.185.163:80; server_name ...
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Domain A to Domain B, CNAME MAPPING

I have an account with NING where I have a social network setup as "networkname.ning.com" and I have a domain from netfirms www.example..com. My problem is that the ning network is telling me that I ...
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CNAME records query [closed]

I have a control panel with Enta which lets me mess with my DNS settings. So I have added a CNAME record to point to an IP address. Assume my website is called: www.example.com I have added a ...
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Someone made subdomains mysite.com/bellagio without my permission and I cannot remove it [duplicate]

Ok first, It's Not a duplicate question My Problem is different. I recently searched my domain in google like site:mysite.com and I see a load of links to casinos that are not mine. The subdomain ...
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Do I have to buy a second wildcard certificate for a subdomain?

We already have a wildcard certificate for *.mycompany.com. Our network has hosts that are only reachable internally. All of them belong to the internal.mycompany.com subdomain. There is a private ...
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subdomain doesn't recognize PHP sessions

I have a website with a user database and a login form. This system has worked 100% flawlessly. I have a main site with the name= www.example.com and a subdomain called accounts.example.com. When a ...
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nginx: setup a webmail for every domain (wildcard domain?)

I would like to setup a webmail mail. subdomain for every domain I have on my server, using nginx. It seems to work on https://mail.mydomain.com but I can also access the webmail by visiting the ...
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“www.mydomain.com” reachable, “subdomain.mydomain.com” is not

I have an Amazon EC2 Debian instance running NGINX. I can reach "www.mydomain.com" just fine. however, despite modifying the web server (NGINX) configuration to support "subdomain.mydomain.com" -- ...
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How to point at all subdomains of a secondary domain to the main domain

I have a secondary domain name which I need its subdomains to point to my main domain. For example,If my main domain is example.com, then I have used example.org to point to the former. What I desire ...
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Azure IIS: Enable Rewrite to achieve subdomains and 404 on images an scripts

I'm desperately trying to make my Azure Web App accessible via subdomains. It seems that I cannot map multiple subdomains on Azure for each Virtual Application/Folder of my shared Web App instance. I ...
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Direct admin subdomain not on public name server

I have a problem with subdomain not being on public name server. I created sub-domain in direct admin (omfrontend.dutchbridge.nl, it adds records for ftp.omfrontend.dutchbridge.nl and ...
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Config Subdomain to point to heroku app

I have to host a subdomain of my domain to heroku app. For example abc.com points to a Hostgator account. I want to configure app.abc.com to heroku app. The domain is registered with godaddy. Can ...
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Subdomain with different ip on same server [closed]

I am creating a subdomain with a different account (same name-servers) But I am wondering if there are any advantages to giving the subdomain a dedicated ip (same server hosting)
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WWW subdomain redirects to default site instead of virtual host?

I am hosting multiple websites on an instance of OS X Server 4.0 with an issue. I have a default personal site that is available on the normal domain and the www subdomain. I tried to configure other ...
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DNS subdomain catch-all linking to my external address

First of all, I'm not that into DNS, so maybe the answer to this question is very obvious, sorry in either way. What I want is this: A DNS record which catches all non-existing subdomains on my site ...
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How to avoid OpenShift sub domains being cached by Google?

I've set up a custom domain with my OpenShift application. (Which is a blog) I've setup CloudFlare with page rules to redirect mydomain.com -> www.mydomain.com Now essentially, I've two aliases for my ...
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Haproxy setup with subdomain setup

Hoping someone can help confirm if this suppose to work? I'm trying to route 3 subdomain traffic to the same haproxy host; Here is my setup haproxy with one interface ip 10.10.10.100 and dns name ...
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Rewriting .htaccess for https on subdomain

I'm currently hosting subdomain dev.example.com from a dev subfolder and using this .htaccess rules: RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^(www.)?dev.example.com$ RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ...
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htaccess rewrite rule for subdomain results to redirect loop [duplicate]

Below is my htaccess config: RewriteEngine On # if the domain starts with "apply." # i.e. apply.example.com # redirect to application URI RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^apply\. [NC] RewriteRule ...
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gitlab slow when running on nginx subdomain

I'm trying to run gitlab on a subdomain. I installed the latest gitlab version using the omnibus installer on my vserver (running Ubuntu 14.04.1) and disabled the bundled nginx and configured the ...
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Windows DNS: Is there a way to partition a domain based on subnets

In our organization, we have two separate groups which share network address space and a domain. A couple of slices of /24 are allocated to my group, while the rest is allocated to our internal IT ...
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Benefits of using a subdomain for sending email?

Assume I own the domain name, example.org. I am creating a setup where I receive email sent to me@example.org using Google Apps. The MX records for example.org already point to Google's servers and it ...
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Nginx - redirecting non-www to www, but not subdomains

I have many domains linked to the same php directory, and I need all of them to redirect from non-www,non-https to www,https. # Add www, if missing server { server_name ...
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ISPconfig3 creating subdomains [closed]

I just started using ISPconfig3. I found out that when I create new subdomain new.example.com that it will create subdirectory in domain's directory example.com. So first question I want to ask you ...