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URL redirecting to old server path

We are moving our applications from windows 2003 server to windows 2008 R2 server. The application in question have a default.htm page for redirecting to application start page. Also we changed the ...
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grouping two sites under domain and sub domain [closed]

I have 2 websites a main website hosted at fasthosts and an e-commerce website hosted at Vidahost. I want to combine both websites under the same domain set. Main site would be www.mydomain.com ...
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Simple DNS Server or Tool for Local Web App Development

When I develop web-apps I sometimes have to hard-code full URLs into my generated markup. Even though one can generally get by using relative URLs a la <a ...
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DNS: Why does my DNS take so long to look up?

I have a web-application that I'm testing the frontend performane using looks like YSlow and http://www.webpagetest.org/ One of the things I notice the most is that the time to perform the DNS lookup ...
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3answers
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Offer Custom URLs using CNAME

How do I allow my customers to access subdomain.myapp.com from a subdomain.customerdomain.com. Google Apps allows you to do this with a CNAME change. How can I offer a similar functionality? I found ...
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How do hosting companies know that a person owns a domain name?

I was wondering how a hosting company can verify that you own a domain from another company that registers domains. I know that you change the DNS at the register site, and that you put the website in ...
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Transition domain to new web host without waiting for DNS propagation

I was considering switching to Amazon EC2 to host my website to handle more traffic. It seems like I would have to update DNS records to point to the new server but I was wondering if there was a way ...