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Who is my web host?

Dec 31, 2007 12:56AM PST

I'm sure this will sound strange, but I can't remember who my web host is!

I have a site that I have ignored for at least the last year and a half. I must have paid for a couple of years of hosting, because it's still up and running.

I keep all my registration information in PassWord Safe, but for some reason I did not list my hosting information.

I know my registrar (from PWsafe), and can log in to that account. I have the various email name/passwords in PWsafe, but I don't see any references to the webhost.

I want to revamp the site, so how do I figure out who my host is, so that I can access the cpanel, ftp, and all that good stuff?

Oddly yours,

Jenny

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Nameserver
Dec 31, 2007 4:20AM PST

When you log into your registrar there should be somewhere to look for the NameServer. The nameserver is what tells it to go to the correct host. If the name of the host isn't part of the nameserver address, a google search on the nameserver should get you there.

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That's the ticket!
Dec 31, 2007 5:28AM PST

Thank you very much! I knew it must be something fairly simple.

Problem solved!

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cant locate my web hoster
Aug 23, 2009 9:38PM PDT

I can locate my web hoster, as the company who did the domain name and server name booking for our co either does not exist or they are not traceable right at this moment. This is creating a great inconvinience for us as we are unable to do the nescessary ammendments for the same.

So hereby on behalf of the co. I request you to please provide us with the details of our Domain and server provider. so that we can contact with them for all the assistance we need.

Domain name: imbizindia.com

Thanks
Regards
Viswaroop
Product Lead
imbizindia pvt ltd
9830229719

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Could it be
Aug 25, 2009 4:22AM PDT

hostcontroller dot net?

~Sovereign

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I checked your site
Oct 14, 2009 4:40AM PDT

After using Who is site this is what I have found:
Registrar: MELBOURNE IT, LTD. D/B/A INTERNET NAMES WORLDWIDE

You can check this link for more info about your site: http://www.who.is/whois/imbizindia.com/

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Whois database
Aug 31, 2009 3:37AM PDT

If you go to the "who is" website and type in your domain name, I believe it will tell you. It'll at least tell you your registrar. Usually the same place as your hosting.