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¤ What is needed to register a domain and to order web hosting?
¤ On whose name will the domain be registered if I order a domain name?
¤ I made a decision to close my hosting account. How can i do it?
¤ Do you register domains with extentions other than .com, .net, .org?
¤ Where is your office located? Can I pay for your services in cash in your office?
¤ What is the physical location of your servers?
¤ How much does it cost to transfer an existing domain?
¤ I am switching to your server. What are the DNS parameters I need to know?
¤ Do you accept international orders?
¤ Can I upgrade or downgrade my account?
¤ What if I exceed the maximum monthly traffic in my tariff plan?
¤ Will I have unlimited access to update my pages?
¤ Can I use my account for commercial purposes?
¤ What can't I do with my Web space?
¤ Are my log files counted towards my allotted space?
¤ Do I have to post your company banner on my page?
¤ What is a virtual domain?
¤ What is needed to establish the virtual domain on our server?
¤ How much time does it take to install a virtual domain?
¤ Do you provide access to the internet?
¤ Is your server accessiblå 24 hours a day and 7 days a week? If not, why?
¤ What webserver is established in your service? (Apache, Netscape, other...?)
¤ What operational systems do you use?
¤ How about autoresponders? How many of them are included in the standard set?
¤ What software can be used to process electronic mail traffic (Outlook, Bat, Netscape mail, Pine, etc.)?
¤ Can I link to my site without adding the prefix 'www' in front of the domain (example - http://domain.com)?
¤ Do you use a database? Cold Fusion? mySQL? Others?
¤ Is a remote connection to MySQL (by a client from a remote computer) possible?
¤ Do you give access to FTP?
¤ Is the secure shell included in a basic-set?
¤ Can I start two local programs to update my web pages daily?
¤ Is your server able to work with old or textual browsers such as Lynx, or will a user of such browsers not find an index.html when addressing to the domain www.ourdomain.com?
¤ Do you support VRML 1.0 and 2.0 Mime types wrl and mus?
¤ Is every site providing log files? We already run an own software to analysis visitors. We require access to log files, too.
¤ Are you providing personal CGI-BIN directories?
¤ What is CGI?
¤ In what language should CGI-scripts be written (shell, Perl, PHP)?
¤ How can I operate POP3 accounts (adding / deleting / updating)? How can I forward mails?
¤ Does the confidential payment-handling require a server?
¤ Can I establish forms with confidential data-transfers?
¤ Can I protect directories by passwords?
¤ It is possible to advertise the site by the use of spam?
¤ What is the difference between Reseller Accounts & Affiliates?
¤ Can you develop a website for me to meet my specific needs?
¤ I want to work for your company. Is it possible?




web hosting What is needed to register a domain and to order web hosting?
1. Choose a type of account
2. Choose a domain name
3. Check up if your domain name is available
4. Fill out the orderform

Within 24 hours after we receive your money, your account will be opened and you will receive your IP-address, name of the user, password and some short instructions by e-mail

web hosting   On whose name will the domain be registered if I order a domain name?
The domain will be registered on your name.

web hosting   I made a decision to close my hosting account. How can i do it?
Notification to cancel Your account needs to be made by the 25th of the preceeding month. Please contact us. Please be sure to remove any data You want to retain, since once we cancel the account the data is lost.

web hosting   Do you register domains in zones other than .com, .net, .org?
Yes, we register .info, .biz, .name, .us, .co.uk, de, .be, .ru domains.

web hosting   Where is your office located? Can I pay for your services in cash in your office?
Yes, you can. Our headquarters are located at 3 Heckenweg, Wettingen, Switzerland, Optimizer GmbH.

web hosting   What is the physical location of your servers?
The U.S.A., ThePlanet datacenter.

web hosting   How much does it cost to transfer an existing domain?
We do not charge anything for the transfer of an existing domain.

web hosting   I am switching to your server. What are the DNS parameters I need to know?
In order to move an existing domain to our server, you need to change your DNS parameters to the ones specified below:
DNS1: NS1.YAMX.COM
DNS2: NS2.YAMX.COM

web hosting   Do you accept international orders?
Yes. If desired, we can host non-US domain name extensions (though you have to do the registration or transfer yourself).

web hosting   Can I upgrade or downgrade my account?
You can upgrade or downgrade your account at any time, without penalty.

web hosting   What if I exceed the maximum monthly traffic in my tariff plan?
Each extra gigabyte of traffic will cost you $0.95. We recommend you to watch your traffic, and if you see that your traffic exceeds your plan limit, we advice you to upgrade to a better plan to meet your traffic needs. This will be much cheaper than paying for extra traffic on top of your smaller plan.

web hosting   Will I have unlimited access to update my pages?
You have unlimited access via FTP 24-hours per day. You can upload files to your web site at any time.

web hosting   Can I use my account for commercial purposes?
Yes, you can use your account for commercial purposes.

web hosting   What can't I do with my Web space?
Attempts to bring down our servers are forbidden. No warez, hacking, illegal activity, or hate group sites are allowed. Such sites are warned, then removed. In addition, you aren't allowed to use your e-mail to send Spam.

web hosting   Are my log files counted towards my allotted space?
Your log files are not counted towards your used space.

web hosting   Do I have to post your company banner on my page?
You don't have to post our banner, nor any other material on your site. The content of your site is your choice.

web hosting   What is a virtual domain?
A virtual domain allows you to have your own domain name (http://www.yourname.com) without installing the physical equipment and software. You use space on our physical server for hosting your domain (www.yourname.com) and post server.

web hosting   What is needed to establish the virtual domain on our server?
Simply contact us. We will help you transfer an existing domain or register a new domain to host on our servers.

web hosting   How much time does it take to install a virtual domain?
Space will be provided within 24 hours after receiving your complete orderform and money. After installation, we will send you an e-mail with your username, password and IP-address.

web hosting   Do you provide access to the internet?
Not, you need a local provider of your choice to have access to the internet, to maintain your site and to read mails.

web hosting   Is your server accessiblå 24 hours a day and 7 days a week? If not, why?
Yes. Your site is daily open, day and night, and will be supervised by a special system of monitoring.

web hosting   What webserver is established in your service? (Apache, Netscape, other...?)
Apache is established on our servers.

web hosting   What operational systems do you use?
We use Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

web hosting   How about autoresponders?
The autoresponder is sending automated answers on incoming e-mails back to the sender.

web hosting   What software can be used to process electronic mail traffic (Outlook, Bat, Netscape mail, Pine, etc.)?
You can use any POP3, IMAP4 client of your choice or WebMail to send and read your emails. Secure protocols (SSL/TSL) supported.

web hosting   Can I link to my site without adding the prefix 'www' in front of the domain (example - http://domain.com)?
Yes, you can.

web hosting   Do you use a database? Cold Fusion? mySQL? Others?
We are using MySQL.

web hosting   Is a remote connection to MySQL (by a client from a remote computer) possible?
Yes. You need to allow your IP to access database by CPanel control panel.

web hosting   Do you give access to FTP?
Yes.

web hosting   Is the secure shell included in a basic-set?
Yes, it is included.

web hosting   Can I start two local programs to update my web pages daily?
Yes!

web hosting   Is your server able to work with old or textual browsers such as Lynx, or will a user of such browsers not find an index.html when addressing to the domain www.ourdomain.com?
Yes, you can also work with browsers such as Lynx.

web hosting   Do you support VRML 1.0 and 2.0 Mime types wrl and mus?
Yes, we do support them. You can establish your own Mime types using an option in the control panel.

web hosting   Is every site providing log files? We already run an own software to analysis visitors. We require access to log files, too.
Yes. You will have access to log files.

web hosting   Are you providing personal CGI-BIN directories?
Yes!

web hosting   What is CGI?
CGI writes the forms, guest books and much more which is used to create things like counters etc.. We give you CGI in a typical set of options. You can write own or establish ready CGI-scripts.

web hosting   In what language should CGI-scripts be written (shell, Perl, PHP)?
Our servers are supporting scripts written on shell, Perl, Python and PHP.

web hosting   How can I operate POP3 accounts (adding / deleting / updating)? How can I forward mails?
To add, remove(distance) and forward POP3-boxes you have to use the option "Mail Manager" in the control panel.

web hosting   Does the confidential payment-handling require a server?
Not. This is a standard option.

web hosting   Can I establish forms with confidential data-transfers?
Yes. This is a standard option.

web hosting   Can I protect directories by passwords?
Yes, with the help of the option "Protect Directories" in your control panel.

web hosting   It is possible to advertise the site by the use of spam?
Using spam breaks the rules of web hosting on our servers. The site of any client who has dispatched non requested e-mails will be switched off within 24 hours. Unused prepayments will be lost in this case.

web hosting   What is the difference between Reseller Accounts & Affiliates?
To become a reseller, you must maintain an active hosting account (Plan 400 or higher). However, you are not required to be a hosting client to become an affiliate.

web hosting   Can you develop a website for me to meet my specific needs?
Yes, we can. Our employees are professional programmers, they can help you both with existing scripts, as well as develop a turn-key web project from scratch, be it an online store, an auction, a search engine or a billing system, etc.

web hosting   I want to work for your company. Is it possible?
Yes. Please, contact us for more details.


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