What is a URL? Universal Resource Locator is the Address of a Document or File (resource) on the internet. The first part of the URL describes the protocol to be used and the second part specifies the domain name followed by the name of File/Resource to be referred.
I have been notified that my account has been set up but my site is still not active. Why it is so? If you have received a notification e-mail and it’s been over 48 hours, it means either that you did not point your domain name to the right DNS servers, or that your ISP’s […]
Does VirtualReality support subdomains? VirtualReality supports subdomain names with most of our web hosting packages, such as “name.yourdomain.com”.
Can you host domain names other than .com .net .org .biz .info and .us? VirtualReality can host any domain name. However, we only offer a limited assortment of domains that can be registered or transferred to us. For a list of these domains please visit our order form.
Can I have additional domain names point to my hosting account? You will have the option to point multiple domains at the same directory (e.g. domain.com and domain.net point to the same place), or to separate directories (e.g. domain1.com to /domain1directory/, domain2.com to /domain2directory/).
Aren’t my domain renewal and my hosting account renewal the same thing? Why separate charges? Domain name renewals and hosting account renewals are separate services and are billed separately. You may have registered your domain name with one of many domain name registrars. If your domain name is registered with another registrar, you will receive […]
Can I have more than one domain name? Can they both point to the same web site? You can have as many domain names as you like. You can have each domain name point to a different site, or you can have multiple domain names point to the same web site (but not to different […]
Can I keep my domain name if I switch my web hosting over to your servers? Absolutely! You need to change Name Servers to switch your host or server. Although each registrar has it’s own policy for releasing domains and some may charge you a release fee.
How long will it take to register my new domain name? VirtualReality registers your domain name immediately after receiving your request. The propagation process normally requires 48 to 72 hours.
How long will it take to transfer my domain name to VirtualReality’s registrar? Typically the transfer should be completed within about 48 to 72 hours. You may want to check with your registrar to see exactly how long it should take to complete the transfer.