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Setting up Emails - Apple Mac Mail (versions 1 - 9)
The following email setup guide is for Apple Mac Mail versions 1 - 9 only. To check what version of Mac Mail you have, ope
898/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---apple-mac-mail-versions-1----9.aspx

Setting up Emails - Apple Mac Mail (version 10 & higher)
The following email setup guide is for Apple Mac Mail versions 10 and higher. To check what version of Mac Mail you have, open up t
1025/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---apple-mac-mail-version-10--higher.aspx

Setting up Emails - Apple iPhone / Apple iPad
Before you begin You will need to have your Email Account, Password, Incoming Mail Server and Outgoing Mail Server information. To fin
896/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---apple-iphone--apple-ipad.aspx

Setting up Emails - Mozilla Thunderbird (Windows)
Video Setup Guide below or scroll down for screenshot setup guide How to find your connection information Should you
892/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---mozilla-thunderbird-windows.aspx

Setting up Emails - Mozilla Thunderbird (Mac)
Video Setup Guide below or scroll down for screenshot setup guide How to find your connection information Should you
908/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---mozilla-thunderbird-mac.aspx

DNS Records and what they are
StudioCoast support a variety of DNS records that can be added and edited via the hostControl panel. These include A, MX, CNAME, SRV and TXT reco
943/faq/dns-records-and-what-they-are.aspx

How to install WordPress to your StudioCoast Windows hosting account
In order to install WordPress to your hosting account, you will need to log into your hostControl account. Step 1 Wordpress req
606/wordpress/how-to-install-wordpress-to-your-studiocoast-windows-hosting-account.aspx

Setting up Emails - Android Phone
Video Setup Guide below or scroll down for screenshot setup guide How to find your connection information Should you
912/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---android-phone.aspx

Setting up Emails - Windows Live Mail
Video Setup Guide below or scroll down for screenshot setup guide How to find your connection information Should you
894/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---windows-live-mail.aspx

Email Setup Guides
If you have email hosting with StudioCoast, you can access your emails from an email program or smartphone device. In order to help you setup you
893/email/email-setup-guides.aspx

Change Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) to use StudioCoast (instead of ISP)
If you have previously set up an email account hosted with StudioCoast and have chosen your ISP (Internet Service Provider) as your outgoing mail
907/email/change-outgoing-mail-server-smtp-to-use-studiocoast-instead-of-isp.aspx

Setting up Emails - Microsoft Outlook 2013
Video Setup Guide below or scroll down for screenshot setup guide How to find your connection information Should you
891/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---microsoft-outlook-2013.aspx

Setting up Emails - Microsoft Outlook 2010
Before you begin You will need to have your Email Account, Password, Incoming Mail Server and Outgoing Mail Server information. To
890/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---microsoft-outlook-2010.aspx

Redirect Website to https (Force SSL)
 If your website has an active SSL Certificate, it will work under the secure address of https:// (for example, https://www.studiocoast.com
992/ssl/redirect-website-to-https-force-ssl.aspx

Setting up Emails - Windows 10 Mail
Before you begin You will need to have your Email Account, Password, Incoming Mail Server and Outgoing Mail Server information. To f
917/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---windows-10-mail.aspx

Setting up Email Accounts with Outlook Express
  Before you begin Please check that you have Internet Access on your Computer that supports logging into outside mail se
175/email/setting-up-email-accounts-with-outlook-express.aspx

Setting up Emails - Windows 8 Mail
Before you begin You will need to have your Email Account, Password, Incoming Mail Server and Outgoing Mail Server information.
895/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---windows-8-mail.aspx

How to install DotNetNuke
  This guide explains how to install DotNetNuke to your domain's hosting via hostControl. Step 1 Log into your account vi
994/dotnetnuke/how-to-install-dotnetnuke.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Apple Mac Mail (version 10 and higher)
This guide is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only. If you need to setup a new Email
1026/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---apple-mac-mail-version-10-and-higher.aspx

Setting up Emails - Outlook for Mac
This guide uses Outlook for Mac 2016 Video Setup Guide below or scroll down for screenshot setup guide How to find your
904/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---outlook-for-mac.aspx

How to setup an email signature in webmail
The below guide explains how to setup an email signature in your StudioCoast webmail.   Step 1 Firstly login to webmail by
933/email/how-to-setup-an-email-signature-in-webmail.aspx

Setting up Emails - Microsoft Outlook 2016
Before you begin You will need to have your Email Account, Password, Incoming Mail Server and Outgoing Mail Server information. To fin
1066/email-program-setup-guides/setting-up-emails---microsoft-outlook-2016.aspx

Dreamweaver FTP settings
This is a short guide to setting up your Dreamweaver FTP settings. (This example uses CS4. If your program is different, we recommend visiting t
162/dreamweaver/dreamweaver-ftp-settings.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Apple iPhone / Apple iPad
This guide is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only. If you need to setup a new Emai
903/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---apple-iphone--apple-ipad.aspx

How to help minimise and prevent spam emails
StudioCoast email servers are protected by spam filtering services as well as blacklist monitors. This means that a very large majority of s
1079/email/how-to-help-minimise-and-prevent-spam-emails.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Apple Mac Mail (version 1 - 9)
This guide is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only. If you need to setup a new Email
902/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---apple-mac-mail-version-1---9.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Mozilla Thunderbird (Windows)
This is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only.  If you need to setup a new Email ac
899/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---mozilla-thunderbird-windows.aspx

Visual Studio 2013 - How to publish your website from Visual Studio
To publish a Visual Studio 2013 ASP.NET Project  we will be using the FTP publish method from within Visual Studio (Web Deploy is not suppo
935/visual-studio/visual-studio-2013---how-to-publish-your-website-from-visual-studio.aspx

Redirect non-www to www
To redirect requests without the www to www on your website, add the following rules to your web.config. Make sure your.domain.name below is
335/iis7/redirect-non-www-to-www.aspx

How do I transfer my website to StudioCoast?
This is a basic guide for users who are unsure of the web hosting process and how to move your website from one host to another. 1. Download
754/faq/how-do-i-transfer-my-website-to-studiocoast.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Mozilla Thunderbird (Mac)
This is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only.  If you need to setup a new Email ac
909/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---mozilla-thunderbird-mac.aspx

Compressing ViewState
Compressing the ViewState can improve web page response times on slower connections and reduce bandwidth usage, especially on pages with a lot of o
247/aspnet/compressing-viewstate.aspx

Web Hosting and Domain Transfer Guide
  Moving Web Hosting between providers can be a daunting task. Our goal is to make this process as smooth as possible and this guide sho
329/web-hosting/web-hosting-and-domain-transfer-guide.aspx

Email - Editing an account (Change Password, Email Redirect, Auto Resonder)
This guide will show you how to edit your email account, as well as additional features like redirects and auto responders. S
155/email/email---editing-an-account-change-password-email-redirect-auto-resonder.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Outlook 2013 & 2016
This guide is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only. If you need to setup a new Email
900/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---outlook-2013--2016.aspx

Domain Name Registration Private WHOIS Service
What is Private WHOIS or Domain Privacy? Prior to May 25th 2018, all gTLD domain name registrations (which include .com, .net, .info, .biz et
1076/domain-names/domain-name-registration-private-whois-service.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Windows 10 Mail
This guide is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only. If you need to setup a new Email
921/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---windows-10-mail.aspx

How do I change my Name Servers?
Domain registered with another provider Domain is registered with StudioCoast Is my domain registere
1035/name-servers/how-do-i-change-my-name-servers.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Outlook 2010
This guide is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only. If you need to setup a new Ema
901/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---outlook-2010.aspx

How to setup an FTP account through hostControl
  This is a guide on how to setup an FTP account through hostControl.   Step 1 First Login to your hostControl
944/hostcontrol/how-to-setup-an-ftp-account-through-hostcontrol.aspx

Using SQL Server instead of ASPNETDB.mdf
When developing applications in ASP.NET 2.0, the default option for roles and users is to use a local SQL database in the App_Data directory.
6/aspnet/using-sql-server-instead-of-aspnetdbmdf.aspx

Adding a Domain - Sub Domain
  This is a guide on how to add a new subdomain for hosting through hostControl. Step 1    First Login to your
937/hostcontrol/adding-a-domain---sub-domain.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Windows 8 Mail
This guide is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only. If you need to setup a new Email
906/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---windows-8-mail.aspx

Email - Spam Filter
Sometimes regular emails can be mistaken for Spam due to a varying number of factors. In order to stop actual emails from being deleted or m
158/email/email---spam-filter.aspx

What SSL options are there to secure my site?
StudioCoast offers the following dedicated SSL Certificate options to secure your website. An SSL Certificate helps to encrypt sensitive data&nbs
20/ssl/what-ssl-options-are-there-to-secure-my-site.aspx

Setting up email on eM Client
1. Firstly, click on the Mail tab to create a new Email account with your StudioCoast settings. 2. Then Double Click the Other section.
764/email/setting-up-email-on-em-client.aspx

Using Gmail with your StudioCoast Reply Address
Gmail allows you to authenticate your email address so that you can send using your actual email address instead of @gmail.com. In order to do
1049/email/using-gmail-with-your-studiocoast-reply-address.aspx

Guide to setting up an online store
Setting up an online store can be a daunting task for many businesses. This guide will help you understand the fundamentals. Online stores t
37/e-commerce/guide-to-setting-up-an-online-store.aspx

How to manually install an SSL certificate in IIS 8.5
StudioCoast provides its Hybrid VPS service for free on all VPS plans. This guide will explain how to install a PFX file any VPS for cu
840/hypervps/how-to-manually-install-an-ssl-certificate-in-iis-85.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Windows Live Mail
This is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only.  If you need to setup a new Email
910/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---windows-live-mail.aspx

Creating a Database (MySQL or SQL)
  Step 1   Log into hostControl and select the "Databases" link in the menu.
699/hostcontrol/creating-a-database-mysql-or-sql.aspx

Adding a Domain - Web Forwarding
  Step 1   To add a domain for web forwarding, firstly log into your account with us via hostControl - https://secure.hostcont
696/hostcontrol/adding-a-domain---web-forwarding.aspx

Frequently Asked Questions
  How long has StudioCoast been providing Web Hosting services? StudioCoast has been in the Web Hosting business since mid 2002
173/faq/frequently-asked-questions.aspx

Password Protect a domain or folder
  Step 1 To password protect an entire domain or folder within your website, firstly log into your account ( hostControl ). Then se
705/hostcontrol/password-protect-a-domain-or-folder.aspx

Creating a New Email Account in hostControl
Before you create an email account you will need to log into your control panel via StudioCoast or the HostControl login. &nbs
1072/hostcontrol/creating-a-new-email-account-in-hostcontrol.aspx

Remote Access using IIS Manager
To enable Remote Access to your site using IIS Manager, please visit the Advanced Tools section of your hostControl account. Otherwise, please
957/faq/remote-access-using-iis-manager.aspx

Installing nopCommerce
For more information about nopCommerce visit http://www.nopcommerce.com/ StudioCoast supports up to version 3.9 of nopCommerce.  This
279/nopcommerce/installing-nopcommerce.aspx

Update File Permissions / Web Folder Security
  Step 1 To update the settings or permissions on your site files or folders, such as enabling ASP.NEt Write, login to your h
706/hostcontrol/update-file-permissions--web-folder-security.aspx

hostControl Features
  The below list includes features that are available in our in-house built Control Panel, called hostControl. If you have any question
826/hostcontrol/hostcontrol-features.aspx

Email - Groups
Email groups are handy for emails that need to be sent to multiple email accounts. For example, you can set up a 'sales' email accoun
157/email/email---groups.aspx

Converting dates between Time Zones
The following is an example function that takes a Date object and converts it to a different Time Zone. This function uses the TimeZoneInf
602/aspnet/converting-dates-between-time-zones.aspx

Restoring a Database (MySQL and SQL)
  Step 1 First, log into hostControl and select the " Databases " menu item from the General section of the menu.
701/hostcontrol/restoring-a-database-mysql-and-sql.aspx

Forgotten hostControl Password
  If you have forgotten your password to login to your account with us (hostControl), you can reset your password by following the step
690/hostcontrol/forgotten-hostcontrol-password.aspx

WordPress Permalinks
To enable Permalinks on a WordPress site hosted under IIS7: 1. If the web.config exists, edit it and add the following to the <system.webS
231/iis7/wordpress-permalinks.aspx

Setting up a domain for hosting
  The following guide explains the steps to setup a new virtual domain for hosting services (Web and Email) using the Domain Wiza
697/hostcontrol/setting-up-a-domain-for-hosting.aspx

How to change your Outlook POP3 settings to keep emails on the server
The POP3 account type creates a local copy of your emails on your computer and depending on the settings in Outlook, may delete the original
889/email/how-to-change-your-outlook-pop3-settings-to-keep-emails-on-the-server.aspx

Mail server (SMTP) to use in web site code
  Shared Web Hosting Server: localhost Username: leave blank Password: leave blank The Host/Server address to use whe
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Where to upload your website files in your StudioCoast account (Directory Structure)
  When uploading your website's files to your StudioCoast account, whether it be by FTP or via the File Manager, ensure you are upl
747/hostcontrol/where-to-upload-your-website-files-in-your-studiocoast-account-directory-structure.aspx

Change SMTP Server - Outlook for Mac
This is for changing an existing email account's SMTP server from your ISP to StudioCoast only. If you need to setup a new Email account wi
905/email-program-setup-guides/change-smtp-server---outlook-for-mac.aspx

Should I use POP3 or IMAP when setting up my email account?
When setting up an email account in your email program, you may be asked to choose an Account Type of either POP3 or IMAP. POP3
888/email/should-i-use-pop3-or-imap-when-setting-up-my-email-account.aspx

Backing Up Databases (MySQL and SQL)
  Step 1   Firstly log into hostControl and select "Databases" from the menu.   Ste
698/hostcontrol/backing-up-databases-mysql-and-sql-.aspx

How to find your email account connection information
If you have an email hosted with StudioCoast and wish to set it up in an email program, you will firstly need to locate your Email Connection Inf
911/email/how-to-find-your-email-account-connection-information.aspx

Supported Web Hosting Features
Below is a comprehensive list of all supported software and features on our Web Hosting service. ASP.NET ASP.NET 2.0 ASP.NET 3.5
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How To Upload Files To Your StudioCoast Account Via FTP
  To upload your website files to your StudioCoast account, if there are a large number of files, you will need to upload them via
749/hostcontrol/how-to-upload-files-to-your-studiocoast-account-via-ftp.aspx

Removing a Database (MySQL and SQL)
  Step 1 First, log into hostControl and select the " Databases " menu item from the General section.
700/hostcontrol/removing-a-database-mysql-and-sql.aspx

StudioCoast Backups Frequency
StudioCoast performs regular backups for our customers in the event that they need to restore from backup. If you would like to retrieve a backup
923/backups/studiocoast-backups-frequency.aspx

DNS - Adding a DNS Record
  Step 1   Click on the " DNS " menu item in hostControl under the 'Domains' section. &
702/hostcontrol/dns---adding-a-dns-record.aspx

Email - Aliases
Email aliases allow you to create email pointers or email redirects. In simple terms an email alias is simply a forwarding email address to a
156/email/email---aliases.aspx

Introduction to Name Servers
The following is a brief introduction to Name Servers for the non-technical user. For all StudioCoast customers, your Name Servers are list
313/name-servers/introduction-to-name-servers.aspx

StudioCoast Webmail
You can access your StudioCoast webmail account in a number of different ways. Method 1 - studiocoast.com.au The first and most easy
689/email/studiocoast-webmail.aspx

Session State Server
All StudioCoast Web Hosting plans provide access to the ASP.NET Session State Server. This server allows sessions to persist beyond application
528/aspnet/session-state-server.aspx

Setting your website default document
  If you have a website with a custom default page (that differs from the usual index.html, index.php, default.aspx etc etc). Such as&
714/hostcontrol/setting-your-website-default-document.aspx

Forgotten Email Password
If you have forgotten your email password, you can login to your account with us (hostControl) to view your email passwords. (If you have
692/email/forgotten-email-password.aspx

ASP.NET Web Hosting Guide
ASP.NET is quickly becoming the platform of choice for web site development. So what is ASP.NET? ASP.NET is part of Microsoft’s
39/aspnet/aspnet-web-hosting-guide.aspx

Updating Name Servers in hostControl
  Step 1 To update/edit the name servers for your domain, login into your  hostControl account. Then select the " D
709/hostcontrol/updating-name-servers-in-hostcontrol.aspx

Hosting a WCF Service
To host a WCF service from within IIS7 or IIS6 the following changes to the web.config may be required: Set the binding to basicHttpBindin
217/iis/hosting-a-wcf-service.aspx

Enable Email Password Recovery in Webmail
The webmail software that is available with StudioCoast webmail, gives you the option to enable the Password Recovery feature in webmail. This is
693/email/enable-email-password-recovery-in-webmail.aspx

Publishing Settings
Publishing sites through Visual Studio can be done using the following method:  FTP Method (Recommended)  Step 1:
171/visual-web-developer/publishing-settings.aspx

DNS - Deleting a DNS Record
  Step 1 Click on the " DNS " menu item in hostControl under the 'Domains' section.  
703/hostcontrol/dns---deleting-a-dns-record.aspx

Insufficient system storage error when using SMTPClient
An error similar to the following may occur when sending emails to multiple recipients through ASP.NET and SMTPClient. System.Net.Mail
112/aspnet/insufficient-system-storage-error-when-using-smtpclient.aspx

Domain Renewal Group
It has recently come to our attention that there are misleading domain renewals being sent out to domain name owners. Studiocoast received a mailed
273/domain-names/domain-renewal-group.aspx

Web.Config Inheritance
By default, ASP.NET applications setup in sub directories will inherit from any web.config file that exists in the root web site folder. This
298/aspnet/webconfig-inheritance.aspx

Timeout expired error.
After an indeterminate period of time, your web site may stop working with the following error: Timeout expired.  The timeout period
284/aspnet/timeout-expired-error.aspx

ASP.NET AJAX framework
The ASP.NET AJAX framework is supported and installed on all of Studiocoast's web hosting plans. AJAX enables your ASP.NET 2.0 web site
40/aspnet/aspnet-ajax-framework.aspx

How to move a web site across with minimal downtime
If you have a web site currently hosted with another provider and wish to change over to us, below is the best steps to take to ensure that downtime
42/general-settings/how-to-move-a-web-site-across-with-minimal-downtime.aspx

Setting up a POP3 Email Account automatically in Microsoft Outlook 2010
Automatic setup of POP3 email accounts is available for Microsoft Outlook 2010. To use this option follow the steps below: 1. Make sure your
646/email/setting-up-a-pop3-email-account-automatically-in-microsoft-outlook-2010.aspx

Why do I get message failure emails for emails I didn't send (Backscatter)
If you receive message failure emails for emails you didn't send then chances are you don't need to worry. Viruses and spammers commonly use e
9/common-problems/why-do-i-get-message-failure-emails-for-emails-i-didnt-send-backscatter.aspx

ASP.NET 4.5 & 4.6 Web Hosting Support
ASP.NET 4.5 is the latest version of ASP.NET. It has been released alongside Windows Server 2012 and Visual Studio 2012. StudioCoast suppo
621/aspnet/aspnet-45--46-web-hosting-support.aspx

Error: This server requires PTR for unauthenticated connections
You may receive the following bounce back email message when attemping to send an email to an address hosted at Studiocoast: This server requi
194/email/error-this-server-requires-ptr-for-unauthenticated-connections.aspx

Importing SQL Scripts
To import .SQL files directly in to MySQL follow the steps below: 1. If the .SQL file is compressed (for example as .sql.gz) extract the ar
285/mysql/importing-sql-scripts.aspx

Windows Server 2008 Web Hosting
Windows Server 2008 Web Hosting is here! We offer two options that allow you to take advantage of Windows Server 2008 and IIS 7.0:
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View errors remotely in IIS7
By default, IIS7 blocks error messages from being viewed remotely. This also applies to PHP sites such as WordPress hosted under IIS7 which by
214/iis7/view-errors-remotely-in-iis7.aspx

Improving Database Performance
Utilising indexes on a large database table can improve performance considerably. Take the following example: ExampleTable wit
562/sql-server/improving-database-performance.aspx

Visual Studio 2010 Publish Web settings
To publish a Visual Studio 2010 ASP.NET Project follow the steps below: 1. Right click Solution and select Publish 2. In the Publish Web wi
599/visual-studio/visual-studio-2010-publish-web-settings.aspx

nopCommerce Hosting
nopCommerce is a fully customizable ASP.NET based e-commerce solution. It is a powerful tool for creating an online shoppping cart
638/web-hosting/nopcommerce-hosting.aspx

Backup Policy
StudioCoast provides a comprehensive backup policy for all of our customers. All of our Web Hosting and HyperVPS plans include complete on
548/backups/backup-policy.aspx

Domain Name Registration Password/Auth Code
If you are transferring your domain name registration to StudioCoast, you may be asked to supply a domain name password or auth code in order to
730/domain-names/domain-name-registration-passwordauth-code.aspx

WordPress Hosting
StudioCoast hosting offers WordPress as a part of our web hosting plans . Wordpress is a powerful tool for Blog creation or as a stand-alon
635/web-hosting/wordpress-hosting.aspx

SQL Errors such as "column does not belong to table" occur randomly
If an error such as "column "x" does not belong to table "y"" occurs randomly within an ASP.NET site care sho
187/aspnet/sql-errors-such-as-column-does-not-belong-to-table-occur-randomly.aspx

TLS 1.1 and 1.2 support on ASP.NET 3.5 and older
When using code in ASP.NET to connect to a remote https server such as PayPal, .NET versions older than 4.6 will not automatically use the newe
1068/aspnet/tls-11-and-12-support-on-aspnet-35-and-older.aspx

Downloading file types blocked by ASP.NET
For security, ASP.NET blocks certain file types by default. Blocked file types include common database formats such as mdb and mdf. To allow t
208/aspnet/downloading-file-types-blocked-by-aspnet.aspx

Charting Control Error - Invalid temp directory in chart handler configuration
You may receive the following error when using the Microsoft Charting Controls for ASP.NET: Invalid temp directory in chart handler configurat
314/aspnet/charting-control-error---invalid-temp-directory-in-chart-handler-configuration.aspx

IIS 7 Web Hosting and Windows Server 2008
With the release of Microsoft's IIS 7 in 2008, came alot of great changes to the web hosting infastructure. Including support for URL Rewrite
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Remote Access
All our SQL servers are protected by a firewall. To connect to your database either via SQL Management Studio or via a local copy of your web sit
188/sql-server/remote-access.aspx

Distributed Infrastructure
To ensure a high level of performance and reliability, each Web Hosting service takes advantage of no less than 5 distributed servers f
556/features/distributed-infrastructure.aspx

Is nopCommerce Supported?
StudioCoast supports all nopCommerce versions up to version 3.9. This version requires ASP.NET 4.5 which all StudioCoast web servers fully s
1054/nopcommerce/is-nopcommerce-supported.aspx

An attempt was made to load a program with an incorrect format
You may receive the following error when loading an ASP.NET web site:  An attempt was made to load a program with an incorrect format
627/aspnet/an-attempt-was-made-to-load-a-program-with-an-incorrect-format.aspx

Reasons why I am not receiving emails from my site
If you are experiencing difficulty receiving emails sent via your web sites code the following solutions may help: 1. Check to ensure the corre
167/common-problems/reasons-why-i-am-not-receiving-emails-from-my-site.aspx

An ASP.NET setting has been detected that does not apply in Integrated managed pipeline mode.
The following error may occur if a site has not been built to run under IIS7: An ASP.NET setting has been detected that does not apply in Int
394/iis7/an-aspnet-setting-has-been-detected-that-does-not-apply-in-integrated-managed-pipeline-mode.aspx

SQL Server 2016 Databases
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 is the 2016 release of the popular database engine. It includes many new features. See the official Micr
1024/sql-server/sql-server-2016-databases.aspx

StudioCoast Name Servers
Name servers will need to be changed for any Domain Name you wish to have hosted with us. This can be done by logging in to the domain provider
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URL Rewrite support on all Web Hosting Packages
URL Rewrite is available on all our Web Hosting packages . It includes the ability to convert your existing .htaccess rules into web.co
338/iis7/url-rewrite-support-on-all-web-hosting-packages.aspx

Password box comes up repeatedly
There are a couple of causes for the password prompt appearing: 1. Password is incorrect or has been changed. You can login to the cont
34/email/password-box-comes-up-repeatedly.aspx

Zen Cart installation problems and solutions
During installation of Zen Cart, it may incorrectly detect the "Physical Path" setting. The correct setting can be found by: 1. Logging i
95/e-commerce/zen-cart-installation-problems-and-solutions.aspx

Scheduled Tasks and Cron Jobs
Scheduled Tasks and Cron Jobs are code that runs at regular intervals. StudioCoast Web Hosting supports schedules and they can be setup via the
497/features/scheduled-tasks-and-cron-jobs.aspx

Page cannot be displayed / Content Encoding errors
When attempting to browse a dotnetnuke site, one of the following browser errors may be displayed:   Internet Explorer cannot disp
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SQL Server 2014 Databases
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the 2014 release of the popular database engine. It includes many new features including Memory-Optim
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ASP.NET State Server Configuration String
The default session state connection string for all StudioCoast web servers is as follows: tcpip=localhost:42424 When used in the state
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Windows 2012 Hosting Support
Windows Server 2012 is available on any shared or VPS hosting packages. This version introduced support for ASP.NET 4.5 and IIS 8
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Browsing static files on an ASP.NET site brings up an error
The following error may appear when opening static files on an ASP.NET/MVC based web site: The page cannot be displayed because an internal
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DotNetNuke Hosting Australia
DotNetNuke (DNN) is the most widely used Content Management System for ASP.NET websites. It provides a great basis for building a personal or bus
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Umbraco Hosting Australia
Umbraco is a powerful ASP.NET based Content Management System (CMS) that has become very popular in the development community over recent years.
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Page redirects in a loop
If an ASP.NET page is redirecting in a never ending loop the most common cause is the use of an aspx page as a Custom Error. Take the portion o
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SQL Server 2012 Databases
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 is the 2012 release of the popular database engine. It includes many new features including enhanced high-avai
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Could not load file or assembly error
Your ASP.NET 2.0 site may receive an error similar to below when uploading a new ascx component to an existing site. Could not load file or assembl
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HTTP 500 Error when viewing a script
This error is typically received when there is a problem with the configuration or code for a particular script or application. If you do not recei
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Connection Strings
SQL Server The following connection string can be used to access SQL Server. Please replace the SERVER, USERNAME, PASSWORD and DATABASE words w
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Hybrid Service
Our Hybrid Service is an optional extra for all Hyper VPS plans that adds our advanced control panel to your virtual server. The Hybr
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Managing SQL Server 2012 Databases
To manage SQL Server 2012 databases download " Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 Management Studio " from the link below:
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ASP.NET and .NET Versions Supported
The following versions of ASP.NET and the .NET Framework are supported on Studiocoast Web Hosting plans: ASP.NET 2.0 (Visual Studio 2005)
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Windows Server 2016 Hosting Support
Windows Server 2016 is available on all our shared Web Hosting Packages and Managed VPS Hosting Packages. Hosting includes support for t
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Silverlight Support
The following MIME types are required for Silverlight based web sites. These can be added from hostControl. .xaml    applica
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Giving an ASP.NET site write privileges
IIS7 (ASP.NET 4.0) To enable write access under IIS7 / IIS8, go to Web Applications in hostControl, select the Edit option and tick the AS
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Managing SQL Server 2008 Databases
To manage SQL Server 2008 databases download " Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 R2 Management Studio Express ": htt
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ASP.NET WildCard Mapping
To enable the same functionality as the WildCard Mapping under IIS6, make sure the following line exists in your web.config system.webServer sectio
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DotNetNuke sometimes brings up a login box or an EventQueue error
This problem is a known issue with version 4.3.5 of DotNetNuke. First step is to check the DotNetNuke website for any updates. As a temporary worka
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Changing ASP.NET Version
By default all new web sites are configured on our servers with ASP.NET 3.5 SP1 (compatible with ASP.NET 2.0) To change this version: 1.&nbsp
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IIS 10 Web Hosting and Windows Server 2016
IIS 10 is Microsoft's latest web server product and is available right now on all Studiocoast Web Hosting plans, backed by the late
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404 Error with MVC and WebMatrix Web Sites
The following line needs to be set in the web.config in order for MVC based web sites to work under IIS7 <system.webServer> <modul
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ASP 0131 Disallowed Parent Path
When including files in ASP pages the filename cannot include ".." due to enhanced security. Include paths should always be relative
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How much disk space can SQL Databases use
The total disk space for SQL Databases can be equal to the disk space quota on a plan. For example, if a hosting plan includes 100MB of disk spac
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Viewing hidden IMAP folders in Microsoft Outlook
Outlook 2007/2010 1. Right click Inbox and select IMAP Folders 2. Click Query 3. Find the folder in the list, highlight it and click
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ASP.NET 4.0 Web Hosting Support
Support for the .NET Framework 4.0 is now available on all Web Hosting plans. Visit http://www.studiocoast.com.au/asp.net-4.0-web-hosting.asp
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Managing SQL Server 2005 Databases
To manage your SQL Server 2005 Databases, download the free administration tool provided by Microsoft below. Microsoft SQL Server Management Studi
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WebMatrix Publish Settings
The following screenshot is an example of the settings required to publish a WebMatrix web site.
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IPv6 Support
StudioCoast now offers IPv6 support on all web hosting plans. To enable an IPv6 address on your domain name, please contact support
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