Best Virtualization Software 2018

Looking for the best virtualization software? Check the following list with our recommendations. Linux KVM Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) is a virtualization oper source option for the Linux kernel that turns it into a hypervisor. KVM requires a processor with hardware virtualization extensions.   VMware VMware is a global leader in cloud infrastructure. It enables users to set […]

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SSH Client

Best SSH Clients For Linux (Free and Paid SSH Tools)

Looking for the best SSH clients for Linux? Check the following list of popular SSH tools that you can use. Putty PuTTY is a popular SSH and telnet client. PuTTY is an open source software that is available with source code, It is developed and supported by volunteers.   Private Shell Another popular tool. Its […]

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How to find out who the owner of a domain name is

How To Find Out Who Owns A Domain Name

There are many people out there that are interested to know who owns certain domain names. Unfortunately, a lot of people go about this the wrong way and end up searching for the host of the website instead. This isn’t the same thing, and a different approach is needed. Why Find Who Owns A Domain […]

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What does clientTransferProhibited Mean?

clientTransferProhibited is a Client Status EPP Code that relates to Top Level Domains and is defined by ICANN. If you do a Whois search on a TLD (e.g. .com, .net, org) then you will see the status of the domain name. Let’s say you want to transfer your domain name from your current Registrar to Pickaweb. Before […]

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What is Domain Locking? How do I Unlock My Domain?

Domain Locking is a feature of Top Level Domains (TLD) like .com, .net, .org, .biz, etc.. It prevents changes being made to a domain name such as changes to ownership contact details, changes to a domain’s Nameservers (DNS), the ability to transfer a domain between registrars or to change ownership of the domain name. You […]

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What is an EPP Code?

EPP stands for Extensible Provisioning Protocol and are used for domain status codes for Top Level Domains (TLDs). They are used to describe a TLD domain’s registration status. You can check your domain’s registration status and EPP Code by running a WHOIS search. The EPP Code provides important information and can be used to help diagnose issues […]

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What is a Top Level Domain (TLD)?

What is a Top Level Domain Name or TLD? In this post we explain what a Top Level Domain is and how to register them. Top Level Domain or TLD is the type of domain issued and administered by ICANN in accordance with the Domain Name System. The TLD is the part of the domain name after the […]

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Where do I find error logs on my VPS?

All activities of the web server are written to log files so that server administrator can keep track of the activities. The location of error logs depends totally on your installation of web server. The location are different for different control panels and custom installations. If you have a cPanel VPS is: Login to cPanel Go […]

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How do I create a MySQL database on a VPS

The way you create a database on a your Pickaweb VPS depends on the control panel you are running on your server. If you have not got a control panel you would need to do it via command line or CLI. To create MySQL database in a VPS with cPanel Follow the instructions on this tutorial. […]

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How To Check If A Domain Name Is Available

How Do I Know If A Domain Name Is Available? In this post I will explain how to check if a domain name is available. In order to find out if a domain name is available or not you need to use the services of a domain registration company. They offer a domain search facility […]

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