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How to take control of a website you own?

I have a fiend who had some one else build his website for his store. He had lost his contact with the person who made it and doesn't know who is the web host. What are his options? There is nothing ...
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Configure Wordpress to listen on a port other than 80

Looking to set up remote ssh access to a Linux box running Wordpress. That part should be straight forward enough -- just reserve an IP address for the MAC address to that NIC. Once that's ...
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Can access to Google Analytics with historical data be recovered after losing administrator access?

I have lost my administrative accessibility to my website under User Management in Google Analytics. I have discussed this with my webmaster, but he does not claim responsibility for it nor is he ...
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How can I recover a Google Analytic account for a Meetup group? [closed]

I have taken over a Meetup Group, which is a social network that supports Google Analytics tracking code. I have sufficient permission to change the tracking code. However it does not support ...
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Is the context for the Apache2 Options command varying depending on the flags used?

As I was testing various things to make sure my Apache installation was as secure as possible, I decided check whether I would see a directory list of files. So I created a test directory and added a ...
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running multiple website through one site on apache2

I am new to web development but giving it a try to learn and whilst make use of it I have installed sites gogs , pydio and reviewboard on apache2 running on Raspbian. right now I have to start each ...
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How to change my wp-admin URL?

This is the wrong URL: http://www.example.com/wp-login.php?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fexample2.com%2Fwp-admin%2F&reauth=1 This is the URL that I want to change: http://example2.com/wp-admin
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Is there a scripting or command-line interface to the Apache mod_info module?

I am running an Apache2 web-server. I would like to be able to access the kind of information made available by the mod_info and mod_status modules via the command-line, either through a scripting ...
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Ordering managing Web hosting separately from the hosting itself

I have my own VPS running Debian Linux and serving several Web sites. I have no trouble to manage it on my own, as I am a self-taught Linux expert. However, I am afraid that the data will be lost in ...
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How to add a prefix to my domain name?

How do I add something like 'www.CI.domain.com' or 'www.SOMETHING.domain.com' I am pretty sure its probably something to do with my DNS but how would I get it to point to that specific page? ...
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Allow some illegal gathering without knowing it

First, I don't know if it's the right site to post this so sorry if not. I want to create a website which permits users to create events. In a legal and webmaster way, am I responsible if users ...
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How do I regain control of a Facebook page?

My website has a Facebook page that I don't have admin access for from my Facebook account. It must have been created for me by somebody else. How do I request access to this page from Facebook. I ...
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How do i get Google to crawl and associate foreign content with my site?

We have an HR application that is hosted by the supplier. There are recruiting functionality in it including a publicly available client so people can apply for jobs. We are iframing this clients ...
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How to allow new users to post without moderation in phpBB 3?

I am creating a new forum used phpBB3. New users can post, but I have to manually approve them. How can I disable this so users can post without me having to approve the content manually?
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Joomla backloggedin users issue (probably hacked)

I made a Joomla! 3.1 site last month. Last 2 weeks I checked something weird, the backoffice panel shows me this: The weird in this is that I am the only person with access to administration panel. ...
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Am I being hacked or harvested? [closed]

I just did some log analysis of Q1 for one of my client's sites. There were about 30,000 sessions created for this site for each of the five separate IP addresses starting with 79.171.81.xxx. 150,000 ...
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Share Web Hosting software packages management

I have a very basic question about web hosting. How will I be able to manage software packages on shared hosting services? For example, some of my python scripts might require the MySQL-Python ...
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Can't create site connection in Contribute. Administrator account removed from domain

I have been tasked with administering several sites through Contribute. The previous administrator has since left and his domain account was removed. I believe I had been set up as an additional ...
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Delivering a web application to the client? [closed]

A company I am working with built a web application that can be useful for many businesses. My question is what is the best way to deliver such an application? Option 1: 'Install' it on their ...
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What's the canonical process for backing up a website? [closed]

This is going to sound terrible, but bear with me. I currently have a cron job that does a mysql dump, a git add all and commit, and a git push to bitbucket. I set this up almost a year ago, when I ...
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Securing/running a server [closed]

I have recently moved from a shared hosting account at hostgator to the rackspace cloud. I have never utilized a server directly before, so have found it somewhat hard to setup the server for my ...
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Removing Memcache and Memcached from a Centos server

A while back I started looking into caching, (I think) I mistakenly installed both Memcache and Memcached. If I cd / then I have both: memcache/memcache-3.0.6 memcached/memcached-1.4.10 How should ...
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How Can I Centralize Content Usage and Approval in a WordPress Multi-Site installation [closed]

I am working with a non-profit client that runs several charities under one umbrella. A good metaphor would be to think of the United Way (but it's not the United Way). Can a WordPress multi-site ...
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Why my Joomla gallery link asks for admin access to administrator folder? And how do I fix it?

I have an image gallery component, linked to a menu item. I also have my administrator folder secured on my web host (user security). Additionally, my folders are all CHMOD 755. When I click on the ...
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Should I make pages on my website accessible by the admin only? How do I do it?

In my website idea I have got a number of pages that should be accessible by the admin only. Is this a good practice? (amateur alert) Also how do I protect these pages? I know about if (!isset($...
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How to move IIS7 site from one server to another

What is the process to copy an entire .NET website from one server to another server? Both sites are running Windows Server 2008, IIS7, and SQL 2008? The base site is the live site The new site is ...
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Change administrator editor

Is it possible to change the default administration editor in Joomla 1.5? I've tried installing Textile and Markdown editors, but those are only installed for on page editing and not in ...
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Drupal: Notify admin when comments posted on blog

I couldn't find a thread already clearly addressing this. I have a small personal website, basically a blogfolio. I'd like to allow anonymous commenting so ppl can provide feedback as I don't expect ...
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Delegating responsibilities for business page on Facebook

Suppose I have a Facebook page for a business or organization, and I want to delegate posting responsibilities to an employee. As far as I can tell, the only way to do this is to give that employee ...
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Joomla 1.5 admin section blank

I've just installed Joomla 1.5.22, and after I log into Joomla admin, the Joomla logo appears, and the content area with rounded corners appears, but there is no content, and no admin menus. I've ...
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Advertising / Premium Access sales strategies

Glad to be here. Been tooling around on S/O for a year or so now. Anyway, I run a very localized site that caters to the bar industry and its patrons. You can check it out at jcbarguide.com if you ...
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Is Joomla or Drupal easier to manage? [closed]

Is Joomla or Drupal easier to manage? Better community than the other to receive help? One made for corporations vs for private? Seems like WordPress is very popular, too, but can it do the same ...
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Can't get into the admin console after migrating to new server

I migrated my WordPress blog to a new server, and everything seemed to be working fine until it started giving me the error when entering the admin area: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 33554432 ...