TAG: server

How to Set the Correct Nameserver to Your Domain

How do I Setup Nameservers? This guide will walk you through how to change your Domain Name Server and point it towards the right location, whether you want to point the DNS to Hostwinds servers or another 3rd party location. To change or set the DNS for your domain, follow these steps:   Log in…

How to Change Your Password in Windows Server 2008

How Do I Change Admin Password on Windows 2008 Server?   The following guide will show you how the Administrator password for Windows Server 2008 can be updated. Note: If you can’t login, please contact us so our techs can help.   Changing Your Windows Server 2008 Password Through the Control Panel   Connect to the…

How to Update Your Server

How do I update my server?   You can update your server by logging into the server and calling the update function of the package manager that your Linux distro uses. This process can vary from Linux distro to Linux distro, however the following is applicable to the most popular Linux distros that we offer…

My Server is Pinging Fine, but my Website is not Loading

Why can I ping my server but not load my website? This issue indicates that your server is online and available to the internet, but something is specifically causing the website to fail.  Usually that results from one of the following three issues:   Web server isn’t installed or functional Website software is not functional DNS…

I’m Unable to Ping my Website/Server

The reason you’re unable to ping your website or server is because the server as a whole is either unavailable to the internet, or, offline entirely.  To double check if your server is offline try one of these free services:   Geopeeker Isitup intoDNS   If any of these sites verify that your website is…