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Bingo little
02-08-2010, 09:24 AM
Ok, !`m ready to publish

So, I buy a VH account
I already have a current website www.tradingfootball.eu
I understand I need to point existing nameservers to VH nameservers

Q: When I point towards VH nameservers does that mean my existing site
is closed down. If so, is there a significant time delay during this changing of hosts?

Q: When I open a VH account what domain name do I enter? The existing one above or do I get a temporary one? This makes sense to me as I would like to check all my links, etc before I put the site on the net "live"

Any help appreciated

02-08-2010, 10:38 AM
Q1. Yes!
Q2. you will get a temporary ip number that will change when your domain has propagated to the VH servers. This can take up to 72 hours, but quite often is done in just a few.

Bingo little
02-08-2010, 12:15 PM
Thanks for your prompt reply

Stand by your desk....I`ve undoubtedly got loads more questions!