Questions tagged [ip-address]

An Internet Protocol address (IP address) is a numerical label assigned to each device in a computer network that uses the Internet Protocol for communication.

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Can DNS point to specific port?

I got virtual machine on some server and my URL is something like this. 111.11.11.111:8002 Can I get DNS who will point to specific port ? One more thing. If I cant do that, can my virtual ...
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IP ADDRESS request vs. DOMAIN NAME request?

Today I bought a shared hosting package. Then I added an index.html to it via FTP. When I enter my given IP address in Chrome, I'm always seeing Plesk's default page, instead of my index.html. But ...
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localhost working but not 192.168.1.### [closed]

I am making twitter in JavaScript with a node.js database and I am also hosting the code with express. Yesterday, it was working but I don't khow why today, when I am connecting to localhost:9000, it ...
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Can one represent a web application without a domain but without relying on IP addresses solely?

I understand that a browser aimed domainless web application (BADWA) is a web marketing disaster, because: A domain allows TLS certification - without, a BADWA might be inaccessible at least by some ...
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Somebody else's domain name is pointing to my server IP address and Google is indexing my content on their domain

I am in the middle of updating to https. I changed our DNS A record to point to the new ip that was provided by the host on Oct 31st. Now when I google our company name, the first entry is our website ...
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Aesthetic URL problem: Website from server02 should look like its on a subdirectory of the main site from server01

www.example.com is on server01 with IP address 192.0.2.123 abc.example.com is on server02 with IP address 192.0.2.21 I actually do not want the subdomain abc. Ideally I want it at www.example.com/...
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Can you Bring Your Own IP to Akamai?

Most clouds allow one to bring ones own IP networks. Is this also possible with Akamai or is one stuck with their own networks?
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DNS A Record going back and forth, 48 hours after changing

I'm moving a website but keeping the email setting for now, so I changed the A Record on the current ISP to the new IP provided by the new ISP. And it has been more than 48 hours the domain is still ...
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How to set DNS to send requests to the closer of two identical servers?

I have two servers which have different IPs and locations (but the same data). I want to set single domain DNS for them and when client send request to domain, DNS server offers nearest server due to ...
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Prevent account sharing for paid membership online content

What's the best way to catch account sharers? I thought about: See how many people are currently logged in with it (cookies) See how many logins there were in the past 24 hours See how many ...
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When buying a domain what are the differences between nameservers (NS records) and other DNS servers?

When I buy a domain I always get confused between the two and manage to make a mess of the settings before I finally get it right, but still without clearly understanding what their roles are in ...
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Can you use a subdomain pointed to an IP for SSH

I have a website, and I'd like to use it for SSH-ing. I hate having to remember my computer's IP address, so I was hoping to do something like: ssh uname@me.example.com -p 1234 or ssh uname@example....
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Does backlinking to an IP address affect all domains hosted on it?

If I make a link pointing to a shared hosting IP address, does it have any effect on all domain hosted on it?
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Block ip range using htaccess

I'm looking for a good way to block an entire IP range using htaccess. The problem I'm having is that the block I need to ban is 100 IP ranges big. From a programmers perspective it should be easily ...
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How do I convince my router to let the connection through for my computer to serve?

I know this is a super basic question but I've read about 100 webpages and tutorials and haven't been able to figure things out. So, I've bought a domain name and connected to my external ip address. ...
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How to point my domain to a my server's IP address and configure it to show my website? [duplicate]

I'm doing website on the Linux server (still learning) And I have on 1 IP address to host many web sites. I will have them separately. For example 104.000.0.000:203 for one website and 104.000.0.000:...
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Should a website be directly accessible by its IP address?

I found that many websites display their site content only when you access them by their FQDN (example, example.com). When trying to access by their IP address, they show a 404 site not found error. ...
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Why are the same two web pages appearing on the first page of Google's SERP?

While searching in google.co.in for the keyword term "USA Boxing News", I found the same two web pages are showing on the first page of results. One result shows the IP address of the website, and the ...
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How to make a virtual ip across local network only?

Using apache local server.. I'm serving my projects using virtualhosts so that it's easy to work with more than project and see results in my browser using hosts file I'm using my device ip (xxx.xxx....
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Canonicals and SEO for similar content across multiple environments

I have a VPS with multiple sites all using 1 shared IP. I also have a dedicated IP I can assign to 1 site. I have development (DEV) and production (PROD) environments for each site. I avoid duplicate ...
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/404.html being requested by different IP addresses - Is this a new form of attack?

On some of our sites /404.html is being requested by different IP addresses, every second or so. The request is not accompanied by other resources loading on the page and will quite often then ...
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Google doesn't value links from same IP, what if I change my sites IP address?

Our site is currently on shared hosting. The site has some strong links to it, but after doing some digging through the links, I noticed that two of our highest authoritative links back to our site ...
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Is it bad for SEO to create a website without a domain (just on an IP address)?

I'd like to create a Drupal 8.x.x website without a domain. The website is on a quite non-competitive field (only 4-5 competitors if at all) The website generally follows any standard of (Google's) ...
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Test website without domain name

I've a VPS with on IP address. WHM/cPanel installed. I want to test a website, without pointing the DNS to the new server in this test period. I can change the host file on windows, but I won't be ...
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Many sites, same IP address, all linked together

Our client will have 5 domains on the same IP address. he uses Shopware (e-commerce platform). He wants to migrate his shops to a single shop with sub shops. So he can access them all from single /...
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50% traffic coming from a single IP on website

We have an Indian ecommerce website, where around 85% traffic comes from India only. I was observing access logs of last 2 months and found out that nearly 50% traffic is coming from a single IP (162....
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How do I remove old ip address URL from Google search results?

I have a simple blog. In google search engine page ranking, I notice it ranks the IP address URL of dev server. Whoops. However, the final site was moved to different server and is live there. ...
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Shall I use different IP addresses for different websites for SEO? [duplicate]

I have a windows VPS. I already have a website running on it. Its run on a specific IPv4 IP address. Now I want to deploy another two websites on the same server. Now this hosting company offer to ...
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How to configure reverse DNS?

I got a static IP from my ISP and a domain from GoDaddy. I configured DNS in GoDaddy to point to my static IP. So the website works. However, when I tried to lookup reputation of the IP address, I ...
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How can I change the location of my ip address to specific citiies/places when browsing?

I am based in Europe and I would like to test my website as if I am located in New York. I have some specific features that will be visible based on cities.
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Problem with DNS: getting my host's default page with an error message

I bought a new website, and the company gave me another free domain name, so when I asked for the second they created it and they told me to change the DNS to look like the first one. It's been a ...
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htaccess - Blocking IPs - Hidden and / or spoofing(?)

.About a month ago my website was hacked. I was alerted to that by Google Adwords because a random scan of my site indicated that it had inappropriate content and / or links to inappropriate content ...
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How to remove our IP address from Microsoft's email blacklist?

We have a website, users sign up and receive links to confirm they signed up BUT: Microsoft blocked our IP (no one with Microsoft email account can receive our emails.) We tried contacting microsoft ...
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What does an asterisk/star in traceroute mean?

The below is a part of traceroute to my hosted server: 9 ae-2-2.ebr2.dallas1.level3.net (4.69.132.106) 19.433 ms 19.599 ms 19.275 ms 10 ae-72-72.csw2.dallas1.level3.net (4.69.151.141) 19.496 ...
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Is it possible that the server location of my hosting does not match the IP location?

I have hosting hired with a2hosting with the data center of Amsterdam, Europe. On their website they state that those centers have the following IPs: USA-Michigan Data Center: 75.98.175.109 USA-...
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How to redirect domain to server's ip address (problem with <frameset> from namechap Mask) [closed]

I have made a little website hosted on a server on a public network. So I've got a domain on namecheap to reach it easily, problem is that if I mask it to render it within a frame, and this doesn't ...
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How to test my website from my phone on the same local network? 127.0.0.1 doesn't work

I use a text editor to develop a website (Brackets), I can test on Chrome and change screen size on Chrome, but I want to test on my actual iPhone. If I try to go to the address : http://127.0.0.1:...
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Why would a person or bot visit my “about us” page three times every day?

Something strange happens on my site (which is on 6 languages): I use statcounter for monitoring the website. In the last 3-4 months, I observed that at least 3 times per day, one page is "visited", ...
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Create one common blacklist that applies to all campaigns in Google AdWords

We are currently creating an IP exclusion list for each campaign separately in Google AdWords. Is it possible to instead have one common list for all of my campaigns? Is it possible to make ...
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Email Private Server IP Address Characteristics - How does an email inbox from a “warmed” ip verses a “cold” ip

We send email blasts to aged lead lists so we need to use private email servers. We recently acquired a new IP address, so we need to warm it up to ISPs so that it inboxes better. That being said, ...
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Wordpress site showing up with IP address rather than domain name after transfer to Google cloud

Domain name is changed to the IP address. Website URL is working fine, new posts are working fine. Old posts images are breaking as it's changed to the IP address instead of the domain name. I've ...
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Same IP Same Time Two Devices

Below is the same IP logged in at the exact same time on two different devices. I see this all through my site (with different IPs and having something to do with CFNetwork). I have blocked CFNetwork ...
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Remove indexed IP address from Google

I developed my website under /var/www/html (for the development part) so I can consult the website when I enter the server's IP address into my web browser. On the same server I have the same products ...
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Proof exclusive ownership of IP address

We run VM's in azure behind LB and public dedicated IP address. The customer requires proof of ownership of the dedicated IP address. Or if that's impossible, than he requires to have the ability to ...
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Does different IP address of similar sites affect SEO?

I am administering two similar sites on two domains, XX.cz for the Czech language and X-X.sk for the Slovak language. Both sites are on different servers with different IPs. I suggested to move the ...
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VPS with single IP and nginx reverse proxy

I have a VPS with a single IP assigned to it. I am going to set up an nginx reverse proxy to hopefully serve a number of websites from the same server. As far as I understand, I can have various ...
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Understanding multiple @ symbols in DNS settings

I don't understand how multiple @ symbols work in the DNS settings, and what will happen when I edit the associated records. The screenshot below is what is set up already for a website I'm working ...
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Get IP range of “Microsoft Corp” network provider

I'd like to find the IP range of the "Microsoft Corp" network provider. How can I find this out? So far I've only been able to find this site which has a list of ip addresses, not necessarily an ...
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How do I access the wp-admin interface of a site that lives inside a joomla folder, using IP address / siteground server URL?

For historical reasons, we have several sites that live inside the public_html folder of a different site (all hosted on sitegrounds). To complicate things up, the root domain has a name that is the ...
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Strange host IP Addresses showing up in Awstats

I've just put up a website and checking Awstats a couple of days later I noticed a number of strange IP addresses showing up - wondering if anyone knows what this means, in amongst a list of ...