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Why Cloud Hosted Email?

Why Cloud Hosted Email? If you already own a domain name and use it for your email accounts, our cloud hosted email platform enables you to do everything you currently do with email, contacts and calendars, but will enable you to do it from anywhere simply by logging into your mailbox from any device connected to the Internet. If you…

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What is a Hosted PBX?

What is a Hosted PBX? A Hosted PBX is a private branch exchange (PBX) delivered as a hosted service. It’s also known as a Virtual PBX and the advantages companies that use it experience are the elimination of installation, operation and maintenance costs of their VoIP PBX as their VoIP service provider hosts their PBX for them. A Hosted PBX…

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What is a fully qualified domain name (FQDN)?

What is a fully qualified domain name (FQDN)? A fully qualified domain name (FQDN) is the complete domain name for a specific computer, or host, on the Internet. The FQDN consists of two parts: the hostname and the domain name. For example, an FQDN for a hypothetical mail server might be mymail.somecollege.edu. The hostname is mymail, and the host is…

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What is a CNAME record

What is a CNAME record? CNAME stands for Canonical Name. CNAME records can be used to alias one name to another. For example, if you have a server where you keep all of your documents online, it might normally be accessed through docs.nocroom.com. You may also want to access it through documents.nocroom.com. One way to make this possible is to add a CNAME…

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What is Autodiscover

So what is Autodiscover? Autodiscover is a mechanism that allows users to easily configure their email client knowing only their email address and password. Autodiscover also enables additional features for Microsoft Exchange including: Downloading the Offline Address Book Viewing Free/Busy time in your calendar Configuring your Out-of-Office E-mail clients that make use of Autodiscover includes Outlook 2007, Outlook 2010, Outlook…

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What is Top-Level Domain (TLD)

The top-level domain (TLD), sometimes called the internet domain extension, is the very last section of an internet domain name, located after the last dot, to help form a fully qualified domain name ( FQDN). For example, the top-level domain of nocroom.com and google.com are both .com. What Is the Purpose of a Top-Level Domain? Top-level domains serve as an instant way to understand what a website…

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What is an IP Address?

An IP address, short for Internet Protocol address, is an identifying number for a piece of network hardware. Having an IP address allows a device to communicate with other devices over an IP-based network like the internet. Most IP addresses look like this: 151.101.65.121 Other IP addresses you might come across could look more like this: 2001:4860:4860::8844 There's a lot…

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What is a Hostname?

A hostname is the label (the name) assigned to a device (a host) on a network and is used to distinguish one device from another on a specific network or over the Internet. The hostname for a computer on a home network may be something like a new laptop, Guest-Desktop, Servers or FamilyPC. Hostnames are also used by DNS servers so you can access a website…

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