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The word "server" has become a bit ambiguous but general means a computer which provides information to other computers. A web server used to be a physical machine that provided web pages to other other machines (clients). It also came to mean the software that served web pages- although this is really a misuse - a (software) webserver is ...


"Server" is a generic term that represents a computer that shares something. There are many different types of servers. Some share databases, others share web sites, still others share files and pictures. IIS is an application, like WordPress, that runs on the server. In that regard, the terms IIS and server are synonymous. Technically, it is a ...


Only add A record to your DNS zone file with your server IP and you will be able to browse your web from local lan

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