Unix provides secure and reliable environment perfect for
most of the hosting needs, but sometimes you want to take advantage
of some Windows applications such as MS Access, ASP scripting.
For that you might want to use NT.
The SSL security protocol provides
data encryption, server authentication, message integrity,
and optional client authentication
for a TCP/IP connection. Because SSL is built
into all major browsers and web servers, simply installing
a digital certificate
turns on their SSL capabilities.
Before you can send email using your smtp
server you need to set up outlook express to download email
from the same mail
server using POP3. When the POP3 box is checked, you
can send emails within the next 15-30 minutes.
Domain names are the familiar, easy to remember
names for computers on the Internet (such as internic.net).
to a series of numbers (called Internet Protocol numbers)
that serve as routing addresses on the Internet. Domain names
used generally as a convenient way of locating information
and reaching others on the Internet.
The Internet domain name system (DNS)
consists of a directory, organized hierarchically,
of all the domain
names and their
corresponding computers registered to
particular companies and persons using the Internet.
When you register a domain
name, it will be associated with the
computer on the Internet you designate during the
period the registration is in
To register a domain name, you will
be asked to provide the registrar you select with
information that makes up the registration.
H-Sphere will guide
you through the process, and will
make it extremely easy. H-Sphere will automatically
contact the registrar,
will then keep
records of the contact information
and submit the technical information to a central
directory known as the "registry." This
registry provides other computers
on the Internet the information necessary to send
you e-mail or to find
You will also be required to enter
a registration contract with
the registrar, which sets forth the
terms under which your registration is accepted and
will be maintained.
Yes. Information about who is responsible
for domain names is publicly available
to allow rapid resolution of technical
problems and to permit enforcement
of consumer protection, trademark, and other laws.
The registrar will make
this information available to the
public on a "Whois" site.
It will take you just a few minutes
to register a domain, but it might not be available
on the Internet for up to 48 hours.
This is due to the fact that Internet DNS databases
are updated only once a day,
causing the delay.
All ICANN-accredited registrars follow
a uniform dispute resolution
policy. Under that policy, disputes
to a domain-name registration
are ordinarily resolved by court litigation between
claiming rights to
Once the court rules who
is entitled to the registration, the registrar will
implement that ruling.
made abusively (such as "cybersquatting" and
cyberpiracy"), the uniform
policy provides an expedited
be resolved without the
cost and delays often encountered
in court litigation. In
cases, you can invoke the
by filing a complaint with
of the dispute-resolution
providers listed at http://www.icann.org/udrp/approved-providers.htm.
For more details on the
uniform dispute resolution
They are the same as for .com. Traditionally,
however, names in .net have been
used by organizations involved in Internet
and .org is frequently used by not-for-profit organizations.
Yes. The .com, .net, and .org domains
are available for registration by Internet users
globe. ICANN-accredited domain
name registrars are
also located in various countries around the world.
To view the InterNIC list of domain name
by country, click here.
Two letter domains, such as .ca, .uk,
.de and .jp (for example), are called country code
(ccTLDs) and correspond
to a country, territory,
or other geographic location. The rules and policies
for registering domain
names in the ccTLDs
and some are reserved for use by citizens of the
corresponding country. You should
check with the registrar
offering ccTLD registration
services regarding the specific terms and conditions
for registration. H-Sphere
of such domains.
A stopgap domain allows to create
hosting if you don`t have any domain name.
If you register with a stopgap
domain, you will get a domain
name like "loginname.u1.your-base-domain".
You can create
your own web-site
and access it with
either the IP (if
IP is dedicated)
This kind of domain
doesn`t have any
Your virtual FTP users can have access
to more than one virtual FTP directory, so you need
them to enter the root
directory. You can use FTP sub-accounts
to restrict their access to only one directory.
This means you have reached your Credit Limit. For example,
you've used all your money on your balance if you pay by check,
or your credit card expired/was broken and failed to be charged.
In this case you'll still be able to run your hosting account
(with recurrent and extra usage payment accrued), but you won't
be able to create any new resource (neither paid nor free).
Check if the *.asp files are not included into SSI section.
It's a common mistake. If you set the *.asp files to be lauched
via SSI library, set ASP to OFF, delete the *.asp extension
from SSI list and then set ASP to ON again.