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The following software works on our UNIX platform. Note that we are unable to provide support for third party products. That means...
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URL forwarding as in LoopiaDNS

Our URL Forwarding (WWW Forwarding) which you can enable in the LoopiaDNS service can be most easily compared to a...
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Loopiadns.com

You can use a temporary Loopiadns.com-address if you still, for example, have a homepage at another provider, and you want...
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Loopia Boost – Page cache

The page cache caches PHP pages as if they were static pages. If you have pages on your website that...
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Loopia Boost – Code cache

The code cache (OPcache) caches the page’s PHP code, which makes most page loads significantly faster. How do I enable...
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Sending emails with ASP.NET

In order to send e-mails with ASP.NET, you can use the System.Net.Mail library. Here you will find examples of codes...
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Information for developers

On this page we have chosen to collect information about the most common tasks that a developer may need to...
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Editing php.ini

You can not edit php.ini in your account. However, via your .htaccess file, you can enter a plurality of settings....
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Adobe Contribute

Adobe Contribute is an application that can easily be used to publish websites. This guide is written for Adobe Contribute...
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Loopia Boost – WordPress

The boost platform is optimized to work well with WordPress. Your WordPress page should work automatically after moving to the...
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Django

At this given time, we do not offer support for Django on our Web hosting platform. If you want this...
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SSH

The SSH service is used to manage your website material with well-known tools. It is important to understand that the...
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Rewrites in Loopia Boost

The Loopia Boost platform doesn’t support rewrites using a htaccess file. Instead you can add rewrites from the Boost Settings...
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Upgrade PHP at Loopia

To upgrade your website at Loopia to a later PHP version, please follow these steps: 1. Check your website’s code...
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Restore website

If you have installed a plugin, removed something by mistake or for some reason will restore your page to an...
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Dreamweaver – Publishing

Dreamweaver is a homepage productions program that supports uploading websites through the FTP. Adobe created Dreamweaver (before known as Macromedia)...
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SSI

SSI is used to insert external files into a page, print system variables, and show results from CGI scripts. If...
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Manage users in Sudo

The Sudo program is used to secure your SSH client and, for example, counteract intrusion. Below we describe how to...
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Create a MySQL user

When you are logged in to Loopia Customer zone you will find a list of your databases a bit down...
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Dreamweaver CS5

Dreamweaver is a website production program that supports downloading pages via FTP. Adobe has developed Dreamweaver (formerly known as Macromedia),...
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Perl

To run a CGI script at Loopia the following is required: The (sub)domain must be on one of our UNIX...
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Create a MySQL database

The silver package includes 25 pieces of MySQL databases and the Gold package includes 50 pieces. If you need even...
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Can I use CDONTS?

You are not able to use CDONTS on our servers, however you can use CDO or JMAIL instead as they...
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Import a MySQL database

Start with logging in to phpMyAdmin. To reload previous backup click on the “Import” tab. Then click on the “Choose...
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Do you support SFTP or FTPS?

At the moment we do not support SFTP for uploading files through FTP. FTPS works through SSL/TLS. See this example...
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Prestashop

Prestashop cannot be installed on Loopia by default because the installation process does not allow the @-sign in the MySQL-user...
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Directory Listing Denied

If you get this error message in your browser when visiting your website, it’s because you’re missing an index page....
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Links for ASP programmers

Our support does not cover script related problems that is not caused by one of our servers or similar, and...
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Apache 2.4

This guide describes the most common changes that you will need to do to get its website compatible with Apache...
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Python

To run a CGI script at Loopia the following is required: The (sub)domain must be on one of our UNIX...
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ImageMagick

On newer UNIX-server we have installed ImageMagick as well as GhostScript. To utilize this tool you might have to add...
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Intrusion on the page

If you get this picture or a similar picture up when you search for your website the there has been...
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General info about PHP

Our support does not cover script related problems that is not caused by one of our servers or similar, and...
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Connect ASP.NET to database

Use the following code to connect to an Access database without a DSN / ODBC. Replace the database name (db1.mdb)...
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Delete Cache

In this guide you will see how you delete the cache in the different web browsers. Cache on a computer is...
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Connect PHP to MySQL

If you want to connect PHP to MySQL, use the following code. Replace the login and connection details against those...
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Custom error pages

When a web server cannot deliver a certain page it generates an error message. It may be because the page...
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ASP.NET Trust level

In ASP.NET, administrators set, which in this case, we are, for each application a so-called Trust Level, specifying what the...
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ASP.NET rewrite

Rewrite addresses with (mod_rewrite) with ASP.NET. Using so-called “Pretty URLs” have become increasingly common to increase the usability of applications....
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WP Super Cache

WP Super Cache is a plugin for WordPress, where the main feature is to generate static HTML files from your...
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My own error log

With a .htaccess file it is possible to choose where the error log will be saved. The example below saves...
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Migrate Joomla

Its quite easy to move a Joomla-site to new domain. You’ll need a FTP-software and a FTP-account to your hosting...
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URL redirection as in LoopiaDNS

Our URL Redirection (WWW Redirection) which you can enable in the LoopiaDNS service can be most easily compared to a...
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Jmail

Our new Windows platform lacks support for Jmail, a software used to send emails from classic ASP, but that is...
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What PHP version are you running?

We usually offer several PHP versions on our UNIX platform. You choose your preferred PHP version yourself in Loopia Customer...
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Update database connections

Here we have collected the instructions for updating the links for database connections in products installed with our One Click...
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MSSQL

This guide shows how to connect an MS SQL database that you have created with us. We recommend that you...
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Security and PHP include

The most common security issues on a website built with PHP is the weaknesses in the use of the function...
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Migrate from Access to MySQL

Microsoft Access is a file-based database solution that is not appropriate for dynamic web sites. Although it is used extensively...
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Which ASP components do you have?

We have the following ASP components installed on our Windows 2003 servers. Jmail 4.4 Professional for email handling. Email with...
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