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Hosting plan Specifications preference to create an Online Image Editor [closed]

I intent to create an Online image editor like http://pixlr.com/editor. I want to use ASP.NET as the P-language and so prefer windows hosting.What should i look for like Bandwidth,Space,Database etc.I ...
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How to estimate what kind of server resources you will require at launch?

How can I go about/what is the best way of estimating what kind of server resources I will require at the launch of a new project. Let's say for instance I'd gathered 10k users email addresses that ...
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966 views

Where can I get a cheap database, no web hosting needed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm building an application which requires a fairly small online MySQL database. I don't need any web hosting. What ...
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A simple message room

Can anyone recommend a simple message room (not chat room) which I can use for a private communication between my users. My idea: to grant some users (2-3 at the most) a specific privilege to talk ...
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Issues with web hosting at home

I want to host a small personal website at home. One basic problem I am hitting is, From inside home network, I cannot access my domain name. I have to use the local ip (something like 192.168.1.4) to ...
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I want to create an e-learning website [closed]

I want to create an e-learning website and host it. (Maybe after some time I want to add forms.) These are the things I know: java, jsp, servlet, html (not guru, almost beginner). I don't have ...
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should i set up email adress with host or registrar?

I own a website with godaddy.com and have an email address set up with them that came for free when i bought the domain name. they charge for any additional email addresses and they also charge to ...
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How do I transfter files to this SunOS server?

According to the admin of the webserver, I should be able to use Filezilla to transfer files to the server but I am getting an error. First: I'm able to connect to the remote server using X-Win32 ...
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702 views

How are batch jobs run in commercial hosted Windows environment?

I am attempting to implement a web-based solution on Windows with SQL server. Some batch loads and data FTP needs to be run on the server. How are batch jobs run in commercial hosted Windows ...
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187 views

How to setup a reseller account on a subdomain?

I have bought the aluminium reseller package on hostgator and specified a subdomain of an existing domain I already had as the primary domain. How do I set this up in the hostgator whm panel and what ...
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2answers
258 views

Customized 404 page on yahoo webhosting

I want to add my customized 404 error page. On Apache server an entry made in .htaccess file does this task.I have my website on yahoo web hosting. Yahoo does not support .htaccess file. Can anyone ...
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1&1 booting policy

Does anyone know what the parameters are for One&one booting policy for their control panel? In that it seems a rather short period of time before you get before being kicked out of One&one ...
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Is there any book or video that explains internals of webhosting? [closed]

I always wondered, how to setup webhosts manage the website. I wanted to know all the internals. By internals, I mean How they manage so many(thousands of) websites? How do they setup those? What ...
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310 views

Hosting a small e-commerce website from home. Recomended? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I live in the UK and I current use JustHost to host several domains. I think they are very reasonable but recently ...
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5answers
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What's the difference between an addon domain and redirecting any domain to any subdomain?

Most of the server space vendors have two type of product: They say this much space inside that you can park/add NUMBER OF domain Here also that much space inside that you can only park/add ONE ...
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Best way to move your domain and keep the Google position

I have to move one domain to a new one which is semantically better for SEO. I would like to know the best way to do it so that the new domain keeps the google position. I know the basic steps: to ...
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3answers
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How can I decrease load time (see image) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: DNS takes too long to resolve This website loads pretty fast, in less than 1 second on localhost. I have made it live on the server and load times are as high as 15 ...
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2answers
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Working with Host file in Windows XP?

I just want to setup a local server on my pc. I have WAMP installed. Now, for test, I wrote www.google.com www.google.temp in hosts file, in location C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc. But, when I ...
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What's a reliable way to find a webhost? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm starting to come under the impression that just about every competent webmaster is using a vps. I'm not quite ...
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How does linking a domain and hosting work? [closed]

I've looked everywhere for a good explanation of this, but all I get is a tutorial on how to do it instead of what's going on in the background. If someone could go through an example of what's going ...
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783 views

how to restore email from only a full website backup?

I am in a helpless position right now..Till last month,I was hosting my website and email accounts with hostgator and everything was going fine till I decided to switch hosting for some services that ...
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Domain reg transfer - will my site go down at all?

My website is hosted on my own server, however the domain is registered with fasthosts and I want to change to a different provider. Will i experience any downtime?
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Finding a good CentOS VPS host [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am looking to host a new Wordpress blog/portfolio on a CentOS VPS. I know that a shared hosting account would do ...
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Managing multiple web servers for clients

I'm looking for a way to manage many combinations of FTP's, hosting company usernames and passwords, and what websites are on what web server. We manage 3 of our own web servers and some where around ...
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225 views

Should i host the country specific website in the server at same country? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does server location matter in same country? Should i host the country specific website in the server at same country? for example I have a heavy traffic website for ...
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SiteAdvisor advice?

At the time I submitted my site for testing with McAfee's Site Advisor as I noticed my site received a bad review as a spam/scam site. See here . From a development perspective, how important are ...
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Why is nat required when proxy is enough? [closed]

My machine is connected in a local lan. to connect to the internet the traffic goes through proxy server. my understanding of proxy server is that it sends the request on behalf of the original ...
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How to make money with video site?

What I really mean is i don't get how these smaller but still popular video/tube sites make money. They host their own videos not embedded ones. How do they afford the bandwidth? if bandwidth is 0.18 ...
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Is this server upgrade worth $10 per month? [closed]

At the moment I pay $110.95 per month for the following: Pentium 4 x 2.4Ghz 2GB RAM 1 x 250GB HDD 100Mbps cPanel However I could upgrade? to this for $120 per month: D510 1.66 GHz 2GB DDR2 RAM 1 ...
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196 views

What's the best way to create your own website? [closed]

I'm currently making plans for creating my own website (.com) and was looking for the cheapest solution possible that gives you the production tools you need. I was wondering, are most websites these ...
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1answer
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DNS takes too long to resolve

I have a site and its load time needs improvement. When I monitor it, the DNS takes too long to resolve. Pls see the results here: ...
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175 views

Multiple servers - crash safe

I have 2 servers on different networks. Both of them host different website (one is CentOS powered another one is using Mint). How do I assure maximum uptime? In case one server is overloaded how to ...
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Small client to launch product line with Walmart. What potential issues should I prepare for with the website?

I didn't know which of the SE sites was best for this question. It is not a code question, but more of a "tell me your experiences and give me advice" question. I recently landed a client who already ...
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A particular IP address hits our form and submits an empty page every few days. Possible reasons?

We look after a low volume website which has a contact us form which looks like this: <form method="post" action="http://www.*****.com/cgi-bin/contact.cgi"> Starting a few weeks ago, every ...
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Web developer has become uncooperative, what should we do to rescue our site? [closed]

What can an individual or a company do if the web designer who has designed their website becomes completely uncooperative? In our case He refuses to meet with us for discussions. He refuses to ...
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Download images and other documents from external websites

We're running a website which enables users to download documents about our company, such as: -wallpapers with the company logo. -company logos in various flavours. -media kits in pdf format. Since ...
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FatCow and iPage real deal? [closed]

I need a cheap host that I can upgrade if needed for a startup. From searching, FatCow and iPage seem reliable and inexpensive web hosting services with a Unix OS and good bandwidth + disk space. I ...
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MX records of a domain - why are they editable from a hosting panel?

I have a domain, registered at company A. In the domain manager panel at this company I can edit DNS records of my domain, including MX records. That's understandable. I changed them. But, the ...
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Recommend hosting with fast MySQL database please [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am frustrated to no end with my current hosting provider, mediaTemple. Yes, they are flashy, and have some decent ...
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955 views

How can I choose between Linux and Windows hosting? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am a relative beginner when it comes to choosing web servers and hosting plans. I'm about to signup for a hosting ...
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Webhosting with custom database choice [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am trying to find somewhere to host a website which uses OrientDB as its database. My budget doesn't stretch to a ...
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2answers
711 views

Can I host a high traffic website at home?

I've been searching this up on google but I can't formulate my google search with the right terms to find an accurate answer to my question. Is it possible to have a super-fast connection at home to ...
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1answer
73 views

SOPA PIPA CISPA and Similliar Laws

If we use non-US domain names, DNS and webhosting will we avoid these laws if any of them come to pass?
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Domain transfer and New Hosting Management

I wanted to migrate from my older registrar to GoDaddy. Main reason because current registrar/hosting provider doesn't support .NET. My old registrar gave me control over the domain and hosting ...
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Whats is the best Windows VPS hosting? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm currently using shared hosting. I want more control over my IIS and also I need to run in full trust. There are a ...
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Transfering site from shared to vps account

I got a hosting account at HOSTGATOR. it was a shared account and i had three websites present over there. now, i have upgraded my account to VPS at HOSTGATOR and i want to transfer only ONE website ...
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251 views

Things to consider while choosing a web hosting service? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? Also does the country matter?
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siteground hosting forwarding

I would like to ask (maybe simple) question for you. I have a website which is called let's say www.website1.com on different hosting provider(siteground) I have www.website2.com ...
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Question about server usage, big community platform

I’m working on a community platform writen in PHP, MySQL. I have some questions about the server usage maybe someone can help me out. The community is based on JQuery with many ajax requests to ...
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Evil Spam Emails caused hosting account suspension!

We have a couple domains hosted rackservers.com.au. Recently our account go suspended without any notice. I then filed a ticket and soon got the answer:'There are some one forging email accounts ...