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I just want to add a note of caution. You say only that the ex-employee is refusing to hand over the login details for his account with a domain registrar. That's completely reasonable. It doesn't necessarily matter that this specific domain's WHOIS is labelled with his email address at your company; that doesn't automatically mean that his account with ...


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If john.doe@somecompany.co.za is on your company domain, then you should be able to access those emails and have a password reset by the registrar. You can then log in and transfer back to a generic company account and manage it that way. If you don't have control over that domain's emails then you'll need to contact the registrar and ask them to help. ...


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This seems to be quite a common occurance with small businesses and cowboy web developers. If he bought the domain while employed for the company it is almost certainly their property even if he used his own details. Taking an asset of a company is covered by many laws relating to IP and/or theft although the specifics depend on your locality. In my ...


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It sounds like you may have initially changed the NAMESERVERS which broke the Windows Exchange CNAME. If the domain is hosted on GoDaddy then you need to access the DNS records, this is where the Windows Exchange CNAME is held. You should see an A record entry like A example.com 104.16.14.128 example.com will be your domain, the IP will be the GoDaddy ...


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What you need to do is make a temporary subdomain using an A record pointed to the new shared server. Call it something like testing.example.com and point it to the new servers IP. Then ftp in, open or create an .htaccess, and point the request to whatever folder it needs to run using something like following. We will assume for this example that it's a ...


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Yes, just change the name servers and you won't have any downtime as long as you leave the original server up. Keep in mind that changes on one server won't be reflected on the other server, so that if you have a mailling list for people to join and they join on the old server, unless you sync data it will be lost. Also be aware that the new nameserver will ...


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I'm not really sure what you're asking. You say you want to host on your own server but your question says you want to host like gitlab pages which is not your own server. In any case maybe this will help This is what I do on local pc mkdir folderforwebsite cd folderforwebsite git init echo "hello world" > index.html git add index.html git commit -m ...



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