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How to Create, Delete, & Rename a File in Linux

In this tutorial we’ll cover how to create, delete, and rename files within Linux using the terminal window and a few basic commands. Use the the table of contents below to jump to a specific section or read on to learn more!   How to Create a File in Linux

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Hivelocity FAQ

The following is a list of commonly asked questions relating to Hivelocity, our company policies, and billing. If you have a specific question, use the table of contents below as needed to jump to the appropriate section. Can’t find the answer you’re looking for? Call or chat with a sales

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speedtest-cli: How to Specify a Server

You might use speedtest-cli to test your servers’ network capacity at some point. While the tool itself provides a good platform for running speed tests, sometimes the server selection that the tool provides can be less than optimal. However, you can pass the –list switch to generate a list of

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Restricting Remote Desktop (RDP) Access

If you’re a Windows user, restricting Remote Desktop (RDP) access to your Windows Server when not using a VPN is a crucial step in ensuring server security. Thankfully, the process for restricting RDP access is pretty easy to do.   How to Restrict Remote Desktop Access To limit RDP access

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DNS Configuration: Everything You Need to Know

This guide covers a variety of topics related to DNS, and is intended for beginners to intermediate level users. Starting with the basics every beginner needs to know, it provides instructions on various installation and configuration methods, as well as some advanced techniques that will help prevent future issues down

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How to Create DNS Records in Plesk

Setting up Domain Name System (DNS) records is a crucial component of any website. After all, it’s unlikely visitors can access your site if it doesn’t have a domain name they can search for. While this process is relatively straight-forward, it can vary greatly depending on your server’s operating system

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How to Create DNS Records in WHM

If you host your nameservers on a cPanel server, there may come a time when you need to adjust or create DNS records for one or more of the domains you host. While cPanel can be used to easily edit records for individual accounts, depending on the number of accounts

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How to Create DNS Records in cPanel

Creating Domain Name System (DNS) records is an essential step needed for any website. While there are many ways to do this, the process for setting up DNS on your server will be different depending on which type of server you’re using and which control panel you use to interface

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How to Create DNS Records in myVelocity

When creating a new website, correctly setting your Domain Name System (DNS) records is an essential step. Without records attaching your website’s domain name to your server’s IP address, users won’t be able to find your site through search engines. As a Hivelocity customer, you have the option to use

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Setting DNS Clusters in WHM

If you’re a cPanel or WHM user with multiple nameservers, you might be wondering how to connect your servers in order to share data and records between them more easily. By creating a DNS cluster within WHM, you can achieve exactly that. In this guide we’ll take a look at

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What is the DNS Trailing Period?

The Problem If you are like me, proper DNS formatting was elusive and challenging to wrap your head around, particularly because of the trailing period. I would consistently create incorrect DNS records because I did not understand the DNS trailing period and how it was interpreted by different UI systems.

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