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Old 03-25-2008, 01:31 PM   #1
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purchased .com, have it point at my server?

Ok, this is my first experience with a .com and everything so I'm not sure what all I need to do. I have a server sitting at my house, and I registered the name with . How do I get the to point at my server? thanks
Old 03-25-2008, 02:01 PM   #2
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Set domain A records on or some other DNS server.

(make sure the A records meet up with your external IP, and that the ports are properly forwarding to whatever you want to do with that domain)

make a cname with WWW in the DNS.


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