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Redirect to website with parameters - namecheap

I'm struggling to redirect using the namecheap dashboard. Specifically I want to redirect based parameter. So for example: mywebsite.com/2345 would redirect to otherwebsite.com/query?=2345 Is this ...
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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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Some documents load slowly during stress test, how reliable is NameCheap shared hosting?

I have hosted a NodeJS React application into my NameCheap shared hosting account. My Apache Benchmark giving this output while I am trying to stress test my site: ab -n 100 -c 5 -C "somecookie=rawr" ...
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My own domain redirects automatically to mysite.000webhostapp.com

In namecheap.com, I have the following settings: Custom DNS: ns01.000webhost.com and ns02.000webhost.com How to link my own domain to mysite.000webhostapp.com with https connection i.e. https://...
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Hosting a site on Github and Heroku with custom domain name

Apologies if this question seems very simple, but I am new to the web-hosting world, and have a slight dilemma. I started off by hosting a single-page website on Github pages with a custom domain. I ...
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What to do with the heroku subdomain for SEO after getting a custom domain?

I've been working on a website for a couple of months and it started to get some viewership after making improvements to SEO, while it was still accessible only through a .heroku.com domain. I thought ...
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How can I factory reset a Namecheap server?

One of my Namecheap shared-hosting servers is badly messed up. The database, files, etc, are all deleted or screwed up and PHPMyAdmin doesn't even work anymore. Rather than to try to fix this by hand ...
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Redirecting with Namecheap removes the path and sends all URLs to the home page

I'm having trouble redirecting www to non-www links using Namecheap. I added a URL Redirect Record with a host of www and a value of http://example.com which works fine for the main (and mostly only ...
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Why does Namecheap keep sending me a message that says “The AutoSSL certificate renewal may cause a reduction of coverage”

I'm working on a client's website that was set up by someone else. It's hosted by Namecheap and we have access to cPanel. The client is apparently receiving this email message twice a day (I've ...
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How to delegate DNS records for 3rd-level subdomains to another DNS server, but keep 2nd-level as-is?

I have Namecheap BasicDNS for example.com and I would like Namecheap to continue to keep managing the DNS records for all of its subdomains unless I tell it otherwise. Specifically, I want to let ...
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Godaddy says name servers are at NameCheap, but NameCheap says domain isn't registered there and DNS can't be edited [closed]

I am trying to add some DNS record for a domain that is hosted by Godaddy but the DNS info are registered on Namecheap.com (I am not sure why the client has that set up, but that's a different ...
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.NET Nameservers require additional configuration of some kind?

I must say I think Namecheap have told me something possibly not true as I have never come across this issue before. I admit it's been a few years since I've changed nameservers for a .net domain but ...
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GitHub Page Custom Domain - www is redirected to https

I have a custom domain http://jstock.org mapped to my github page : http://yccheok.github.io I setup it using https://www.namecheap.com/support/knowledgebase/article.aspx/9645/2208/how-do-i-link-my-...
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Namecheap Problem - Account holder passed away

I have a client who has their DNS registered through Namecheap. The registrant (previous webdeveloper) passed away in August and now my client has no way to access or login to Namecheap to manage his ...
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Configure webapp on PWS to use SSL Service rather than HTTP

I have an application running on Pivotal Web Services that has 2 Front End components. I have added the Pivotal SSL Service and added a wildcard SSL certificate for my domain mysite.io and was given ...
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How to use Let's Encrypt free SSL on Namecheap shared hosting? [closed]

There is no tutorial on Google about how to install free Let's Encrypt SSL on Namecheap shared hosting. I need to install SSL certificate on my website.
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Point DNS to VPS IP address on Namecheap

I own a domain through Namecheap and a VPS with Linode. I would like to point my domain at the vps ipaddress. So far I have added the following: TYPE HOST VALUE TTL A ...
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Understanding Google App Engine Pricing for Websites ~ Should I change to dedicated website hosting? [duplicate]

I'm currently debugging U.I. code and writing articles for an analytical website that I plan to launch by the end of 2016. My concerns in regards to promoting the site is that, if it gains traction, I'...
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https://www not redirecting to my domain when everything else

I'm using namecheap, letsencrypt and apache. I registered with letsencrypt the domain and www, but it's not even getting to the "your connection is unsecure" page. namecheap has an A record to my ip ...
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CNAME to S3 returns the S3 URL

I've setup a static website on S3 under a www.mydomain.com bucket. I also created a CNAME record for it in Namecheap looking like this: Type: CNAME Record Host: www Value: www.mydomain.com.s3-website-...
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Namecheap URL Redirect for all subpages?

I have a Namecheap account for mydomain.com, which I would like to use to mask uglydomain.com. I currently have URL Redirects (masked) set up for the @ and www hosts on the Advanced DNS settings of ...
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Can I get free HTTPs for a GitHub page + namechap with Let's Encrypt?

I have a GitHub page and I have a domain from namecheap. Now I've heard that Let's Encrypt offers free certificates. Is it possible to make my site use HTTPS? How?
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“example.com” forwards to “www.example.com”, but “example.com/file.pdf” just forwards to “www.example.com”. How to fix?

I don't know much anything about how hosting works, so if there's any additional info I should provide, please let me know. The URL example.com correctly forwards to www.example.com. But example.com/...
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“Too many redirects” from webpage made with Namecheap and github hosting

I have set up my first small static webpage using Namecheap and Github for hosting: http://www.keithgardner.me The webpage has typically loaded fine on Mac computers and iOS devices. I noticed ...
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Linode subdomains: point foo.bar.com to bar.com/foo

How do I set this type of subdomain in linode? foo.bar.com to bar.com/foo? Bar.com is via namecheap and is pointed at my linode.
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Domain on NameCheap, Hosting on GoDaddy: Redirect Loop

I tried searching, but since I'm pretty new to networking I may not have used to right keywords, so I apologize if I missed the answer. My friend owns a domain friendsmusic.com and I have hosting at ...
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default namecheap “under construction” homepage and SEO

I'm currently developping a site and I already purchased the domain name on namecheap. I never asked google to index it but I just discovered that I already have a result typing site:mysite.com, ...
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Configure Namecheap mail with Zerigo DNS

I need to configure my DNS as follows: I am using Heroku and Zerigo to manage DNS. However, Zerigo will not let me set the hostname to @. Has anyone ever experienced the same issue?
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Google search showing “Index of /. cgi-bin/”

I recently decided to leave GoDaddy in choice of NameCheap as my preferred hosting package for my mothers business, I also had to bring my domain name to the guys i register my local domain names. ...
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Trouble setting up DNS for VPS

I had registered a domain at namecheap and forwarded the DNS to my host at vps.net. The strange thing is, when I did that the site was showing up. I even uploaded files and everything was displaying ...