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I can understand the frustration when you don't have access to SSH. Below is a simple PHP script that you save in a file in the root folder from where you want to start your search. For example, I wanted to find all files that have the HEX color code string ecebeb under the ../public_html (or the www) folder. Retracing the steps here. Login to yourdomain/...


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There is a relatively new technology called Server Name Indication (SNI) that allows SSL certificates to be associated with a virtual host rather than with the server's IP address. Here is a digicert article that explains it very well. Your host may not have SNI support installed yet. It requires newer versions of both Apache and OpenSSL. Web hosting ...


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This was fixed by changing settings in WHM: WHM Home -> Server Configuration -> Tweak Settings Allow users to park subdomains of the server’s hostname: ON


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You most certainly do not have to buy store.xyz.com as a new domain name. store.xyz.com is a part of xyz.com A domain name is made up of multiple parts www.google.com www.google.com | | | --- domain name extension | | --- domain name | --- subdomain mail.google.com mail.google.com | | | --- domain name extension | | --- ...


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You might find The First Few Milliseconds of an HTTPS Connection by Jeff Moser useful reading. It provides a detailed explanation of what happens on the wire when a browser sets up an HTTPS connection with a server. This interesting video illustrates public key cryptography by mixing paint colours! You should also look at the OpenSSL command line tool. ...


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If you don't trust him/her, create an FTP account in the domain that is being worked on for the uploads. Dev person should be able to create the database structure on their own machine and then dump it and give you a SQL file to recreate it on your server.


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Currently my website is under maintenance. If your website is only temporarily "under maintenance" and has already been live and indexed by search engines then you should consider returning a "503 Service Unavailable" HTTP response code with perhaps a Retry-After HTTP header indicating when the site is expected to be available again. Instead of simply ...


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The address you have mentioned is an IPv6 address. It was introduced as a solution to the rapidly dwindling supply of IPv4 address. It has the potential to allow for 3.4×10^38 (that is 34 followed by 38 zeros!) unique device addresses. You may need to speak to your ISP about renting a static IPv4 address to your home internet connection. Adoption of IPv6 ...


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Check DNS Records If your domains are registered at GoDaddy, then your MX records are likely pointing to GoDaddy's email servers and not your server. Check your DNS and make sure that your domains have the following: MX record pointing to mail.domain.com mail.domain.com A record pointing to your cPanel's server IP address. With cPanel (and many ...


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http://www.flowerwood.com is pointing to 69.85.232.203 http://plants.flowerwood.com is pointing to 98.124.199.1 Change the DNS record for the plants dubdomain to point to the same IP as flowerwood.com. (This post assumes default behavior of a cPanel/Apache setup. Also assuming that the subdomain is also on the same server. All pretty vanilla assumptions ...


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No. cPanel cannot know how long a page takes too load. There are too many variables that affect a page's performance. If it loads fast for the hosts, then it loads fast for the host but that may be because their network access is much more efficient to their own machines. The best is to measure performance from an outside point such as Google Page Speed. ...


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Seems to be related to the dompdf library. Since you seem unaware it's even on your site, it's probably being used as a library by some utility or plugin for a CMS, for example. Does your site offer a feature to download a given page as a PDF? That would be the first place to look.


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To redirect only mobile traffic to a mobile domain there are a few options:- Simple Based on screen resolution (my favorite as it's fairly future proof) <script type="text/javascript"> <!-- if (screen.width <= 699) { document.location = "www.mobileurl.com"; } //--> </script> More granular control http://detectmobilebrowsers....


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The first method (screen.width<=799) is not reliable. On my Android, I get a screen width of 540 when the phone is being held upright (portrait view), but if I turn it on its side (landscape view), I get width=960. Better (maybe still not fully reliable) might be to bounce to mobile if either dimension is small: if ((screen.width <= 699) || (screen....


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It's a bit hard to say for sure, but here's what I guess is going on: Your website is on name-based shared web hosting. You do not have a dedicated IP. The IP address they gave you is the address of their shared webserver. You're meant to enter it into the DNS settings for your domain. Since you're trying to access the server using the IP address ...


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Actually when using hosting management software like cPanel, it installs MySQL with default and commonly used configurations: MySQL host = 'localhost' MySQL port = '3306' MySQL User = 'cpanelusername_mysqluser' [1] MySQL password = 'password' [2] MySQL database = 'cpanelusername_database' [3] More explanations about the host address: If ...


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Web traffic Check the web logs to see which pages are being requested. If they're hitting a single page with a bad plug-in then it should show you the Page/Request URI that the user hit. Some things like scripts that resize image uploads can eat resources quickly. If you were getting a lot of traffic for the webserver then it would likely be someone ...


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Simple answer. Hosts provide what is asked for and works best. It is a double-sided coin. Apache has been extremely successful and is stable and seasoned code therefore hosts don't have to work hard to support it. As you may know, Apache is one of the first successful web servers and serves the vast majority of web installations therefore it is asked for the ...


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Finally stumbled on the delpop command and cPanel's command-line interface. So, assuming: You have SSH access to your account Your host has installed cPanel in the usual way Then you can delete a single email account with this command, using an SSH client like PuTTY: /usr/local/cpanel/cpanel-email delpop account_003 0 mydomain.com To delete many ...


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UPDATE: Based on the fact this is is a .com domain, you can do the following: Go to https://www.verisigninc.com/en_US/domain-names/com-domain-names/index.xhtml. Click on the Chat with Support link at the bottom of the page. Explain the situation to them and tell them what documentation, if any, you have to establish that you or your client is the rightful ...


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The email address is part of the SOA record. Its second value is the email address of the administrator. As a minimum, the zone file must specify the Start of Authority (SOA) record with the name of the authoritative master name server for the zone and the email address of someone responsible for management of the name server. The email address in the ...


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PTR records can be set by your service provider. If the IP is delegated into their ownership, they are the ones who can set the PTR record.


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In WHM (v11.46) there is an option under Home » Transfers » Transfer Tool (in older version it was Copy an Account From Another Account). Here, under Advanced option, choose Remote Server Type: Parallel Plesk and fill up the other required data and submit it. cPanel Migration Team also provide Free Migration Service. Check out cPanel.net :: Migration ...


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cPanel can do this by going to the following url: http://[ip-address]/~[cPanel-username]


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A quick look at the web host you currently use shows that they only offer 2 hosting packages that are both less than $10/month. This is pretty much guaranteed to be shared hosting as VPS starts at at least $20/month on the extreme low end. So that means you probably don't have root access. That said, there's no reason the other host would need root access ...


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Step-by-step instructions make sure you have download the appropriate files for your certificate before beginning Open the WebHost Manager and click Activate your SSL Certificate in the SSL/TLS menu. You will see a screen with three boxes on it. Your issued certificate, RSA private key and certificate bundle must be pasted into boxes 1, 2, and 3, ...


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The server's WHM configuration allows cPanel to utilize either BIND or NSD as its DNS daemon: when a cPanel user adds a subdomain, corresponding DNS records are created in BIND or NSD.


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This rewrite rule (in public_html/addondomain/.htaccess) will handle redirection for you, should a visitor land at a domain.com/addondomain/ path: RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !addondomain\.com$ RewriteRule [addondomain]?(.*) http://www.addondomain.com/$1 [R=301,L] The rewrite condition instructs mod_rewrite to match on requests where ...


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Use add on domains in cpanel, and each one you add should add a new folder to 'public_html' where you can place your files.



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