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NOC - Emergency Out of Hours Service
Nimbus have an emergency out of hours service for if your server goes down outside of our normal office hours (Mon - Friday 8am - 5:30pm UK Time).  To...
Mon, 1 Feb, 2021 at 12:28 PM
Password Protect With .htaccess
Click this link to be taken to an excellent guide on password protecting your site or admin pages via .htaccess: http://www.htaccesstools.com/articles/pass...
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019 at 9:13 AM
SSL Warning from Google/Webtools
I’ve had an SSL Warning from Google/Webtools: Googlebot noticed your site uses an SSL certificate which may be considered invalid by web browsers We’ve ...
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019 at 9:14 AM
Editing Local Hosts File On PC
A good cheat for viewing a website before it is live on a server is to add an entry to your Host file on your PC. This file bypasses the DNS so you can view...
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019 at 9:16 AM
Pointing a domain to your server
To get your domain hosting up and running you will need to add a DNS entry onto our Name Servers, we have a DNS Management panel for you to do this with...
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019 at 9:17 AM
Editing local hosts file on a Mac
A good cheat for viewing a website before it is live on a server is to add an entry to your Host file on your Mac. This file bypasses the DNS so you can vie...
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019 at 9:18 AM
Restore from our backup service
If you have subscribed to this service, you can contact our support team for restores, or, if you wish, you can manage restoration of files and folders your...
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019 at 9:20 AM
Repair a MySQL database table
Occassionally you may get a database error that requires a repair to one of your database tables. This can be done quickly and easily using the Webadmin da...
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019 at 9:23 AM
Power boost
The Nimbus power boost is an increase in your server specification for 7 days. Upon request we can increase the memory and processing power of your server t...
Mon, 22 Feb, 2021 at 2:17 PM
Force reboot your server
On a rare occasion your service may become unresponsive, typically due to overuse of system resource. In this scenario it would be worth giving your server ...
Thu, 25 Feb, 2021 at 4:04 PM