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Auto Renew Only Domains

Some domains have different renewal behaviour and cannot be renewed manually. To renew those domains Auto-renewal must be turned on prior to the “Auto-renew by” date, if auto-renew is turned off then once the auto-renew deadline has been reached the domain will expire despite how much time remains on the registration and you will lose …

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How to Modify Your MX Records?

An MX record (mail exchanger) routes incoming emails via the proper email server for your domain. As the MX record is constantly associated with a domain, when you utilize Scala Hosting’s name servers, your MX record is automatically associated with your domain name, which includes our server IP address. However, depending on your requirements, you …

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How to Block an IP address or a Domain Name Using cPanel

This article will explain to you how to block IP addresses and domain names using the cPanel IP Blocker tool. Blocking an IP address or domain name can improve website security as it helps prevent hacking and DDoS attacks. It can also block other unwanted visitors. To block an IP address or Domain Name, follow …

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Information for UK Individuals and Organisations with .eu Domains

Following the withdrawal of the UK from the EU on 29th March 2019, UK based individuals and organisations will no longer be eligible to have a .eu domain. If you currently have or are considering purchasing a .eu domain, the information provided here will explain how this affects you and what you need to do. …

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How to Change the IP Address of A Domain Controller?

Overview Because of its importance, the IP address of a domain controller is usually statically assigned to the server in question, or it is distributed via DHCP through a lease reservation to avoid any change. Sometimes it is required to change the IP address assigned to a domain controller, especially if you want to change …

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What is Domain ID Protection?

Domain ID protection (also known as whois privacy) cloaks your personal or company details from the publicly accessible whois database. When you registered a domain you are required to provide accurate contact details which must be verified, these contact detail are then stored in a publicly accessible database called the ‘whois database’. Unfortunately hackers, spammers …

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