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    Unscrupulous ISP Fosick Computers cc refusing to update MX record.

    1. My client's web site is hosted at a company whose server has been offline for over two days. In order for my client to at least retrieve her e-mail we have created a backup on Google's mail system. In order for her to start using this backup the DNS host, Fosick Computers cc, has to update...
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    2 Ip Cameras on the same DNS

    Hi Guys, I've got a quick question about DNS for my IP Cams I hope someone might be able to answer. I've currently got one IP cam setup with a DNS and wanted to know if I could use that same DNS for another IP cam, effectively being able to access either one of the two depending on which...
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    .co.za Domain Name Server not allowed!

    r DNS Problem Q: Why is it that GridHost will not point my domain to ns1.mydomain.com but UniForum Will? I have a resellers account in the U.S. (cheaper option) I purchased [example-1.co.za] domain name from GridHost, where I was given the impression that I would have full control over...
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    DNS Redirection on MikroTik for your office domain

    So I got sick and tired of adding hostnames for each and every internal server's IP address at my home... I finally came up with a few MikroTik firewall rules that would allow you to resolve and reverse DNS lookup internal names from your office's DNS server, while performing ALL other DNS...
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    Enterprise network setup

    We currently have a DC at our offices, that hosts the domain, let's say, acme. The FQDN for this domain would then be acme.local. We have acquired a dedicated server at a hosting provider, and we will be moving some of our services there. These services would have to be moved in phases...
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    Mail Server Help (SmarterMail)

    So I have a server from MWeb and set it up and all it working well. I have set up the free edition of SmarterMail because I don't need a lot of mailboxes but I need to send a lot of email daily using the system running on the server so I need the mail server. Yesturday I noticed on of the...
  7. Rouxenator

    DNS record update when changing web host

    I recently changed from hosting company host4africa to Mweb since I have been using Mweb uncapped for a year now and they offer free hosting for their uncapped clients. The domain move was approved and COZA accepted it. But now the site is down and the DNS does not resolve. How long will it...
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    Free / Cheap Dynamic DNS Hosting?

    Hi, All I currently have four domains hosted at www.everydns.net. Their IP addresses get updated dynamically every time my server's IP address changes (am using a USB ADSL modem running on a Windows server). I see that everydns services will be stopping in 86 days' time, as they have been...
  9. LazyLion

    How To Find a Faster DNS Service with Namebench

    http://www.simplehelp.net/2011/03/01/how-to-find-a-faster-dns-service-with-namebench/ The Google Public DNS servers turns out to be the fastest DNS server for me. I wonder if these are hosted locally as well?
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    Google super slow in South Africa

    Hi All, I have posted on a similar topic on these forums but it was under a Firefox label. This problem runs across any browser and has been going on for many many years now. Google Maps, Google Search, Google Analytics, Google Docs...all things Google in our office runs exceptionally...
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    Primary & Secondary DNS

    I had hoped that I could host my website on 2 different servers where the primary DNS is used for the first "copy" and the secondary for the second. If for some reason, the first host fails, the secondary would take the traffic. That's how I would have designed it - why else have a secondary...
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    org.za domain transfer from MWeb - Really need advice

    Hola, I'm trying to transfer an .org.za domain name away from MWeb's DNS servers, and move it to a free server which I can point to Google services (it's for an NGO who are trying to cut costs until international funding increases and they can move to a full featured CMS system). However...
  13. portcullis

    MS DNS and a hosts file

    I have a Win2K3 active directory structure with two servers serving up DNS records. I've recently received the list of google services that can be accessed locally and made a hosts file. I've put the hosts file into c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc on each of the servers. Each server...
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    Setting up netowrking with 2 routers

    Setting up networking with 2 routers My current setup are as follows: Internet comes through my Billion 7300G router, this feeds internet to my DLink DIR-655 that is the "hub" of my home network. As part of the network I have a WDHD TV Live media player. I can't get it to pass on the...
  15. r00igev@@r

    iBurst DNS

    The DNS for iBurst is 196.2.97.234 (Johannesburg), 196.46.70.10 (Cape Town) and 41.208.247.5 (Durban) Often claims are made in this forum about iBurst's DNS so I downloaded Google's Namebench http://code.google.com/p/namebench/ and tested the DNS from a remote location with a UTID. Here are...
  16. r00igev@@r

    *READ FIRST* iBurst Network Status & Issues (DNS, Throughput and Latency)

    If you have experienced an issue first check the Network Status page to identify whether there are base stations in your area with an issue: iBurst Network Status You can also check: iBurst Incident Reports and: iBurst on Twitter To report a fault, call 087 720 7200 (free from your iCall phone)...
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    Google Accelerates Internet With Public DNS Service

    http://www.informationweek.com/news/software/web_services/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=222000551
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    Reliable DNS

    I'm not sure if it's just me, but I've got no international at the moment (I'm not capped), so Open DNS isn't working, and Telkom doesn't want ADSL users setting static addresses for their DNS servers. So, what is the best way to handle DNS. I'm running everything through a RouterBoard, so it...
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    Ping is broken...

    Hi all, We have stores all over the country each with their own PC with 3G card, connecting via a Billion router with a VPN connection. At a few of the stores I have had a few issues - what it comes down to is that when I try to ping a server on the network at headoffice(i.e. exchange) the...
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    DNS issues with Gmail

    DNS issues with google services About a week ago, I started having issues with Gmail. I could log in, see my inbox, but couldn't do anything else. Clicking on links would result in a timeout. This also occurred with a lot of other google services. I have subsequently found out that this...
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