View Full Version : help with servers to domains

09-06-2003, 05:23 AM
i just registered a domain on godaddy.com
now i want to relate the domain name to my server.
ive tried stuff, but its not working... what do i do!!

someone help me!

09-06-2003, 07:38 AM
You need to point the domain to the IP address of the internet connection that your webserver is on. You need to have a fixed IP address, if you are unsure what the address is, or if you even have a fixed IP, contact your IAP (Internet Access Provider).

Then if you are on a router, you need to forward the correct port (80) to your server. You can usually do this through the control console for your router.

09-07-2003, 06:15 PM
i know my ip, now how would i point it to my ip?

09-07-2003, 10:29 PM
You'd have to change the settings on the domain. If you are unsure, look on the site where you registered.