How to set up Web Forwarding

This guide will show you how to set up Web Forwarding on an LCN domain name with or without hosting attached to it.  Let’s get started…  Setting up Web Forwarding on a Domain without Web hosting  Setting up Web Forwarding on a Domain with Web hosting  Setting up Web Forwarding on a Domain without Web hosting  Sign in […]

Understanding SMTP sending errors

Sometimes when sending an email, you may receive a mail delivery failure notification or bounceback and you may wonder to yourself, “why am I seeing this?”. This guide will cover some of the more common errors and provide an explanation of what might cause the error and any remedial steps you can take. Let’s get […]

How to edit your hosts file

First up, what is a hosts file? Well, put simply it’s your computer’s address book. This is used to map hostnames to IP addresses. Think of it a bit like the old telephone directories you’d use to search a name to get the phone number.  Whenever you put a website address in your web browser, […]

How to add a domain on Cloud hosting using cPanel

This guide will explain how to create domain accounts within the WHM control panel and how to access them using cPanel. To add a domain account to cPanel, you will first need to log in to the WHM control panel. Select ‘Create a New Account’, under the menu for ‘Account functions’. You will then need […]

How to add email addresses on Cloud hosting using Vesta control panel

This guide will explain how to add email addresses for domains on Cloud hosting using Vesta control panel. Setting up a domain for email in Vesta Login to your Vesta control panel Click on the ‘Mail’ option from the Vesta menu. Select the plus icon to add a mail domain and enter the domain name […]

How to create an SRV record

This guide will help LCN customers in how to create an SRV record. If you would like to understand the differences in DNS settings, you can find this here.  Let’s get started…  To create an SRV record first log in to your LCN Account.  Click on the domain you wish to update from your Control Panel.  Click DNS Settings  If this is […]

How to set up nameservers on Cloud hosting using cPanel

This guide will explain how to configure DNS servers within cPanel including how to register private nameservers for domains registered to your LCN.com account. For cloud hosting customers using the Vesta control panel, please click here for the relevant support guide. Let’s get started… If you want to manage DNS zones for your Cloud hosting […]

How to add a domain on Cloud hosting using Vesta Control Panel

This guide will explain how to add a domain name within the Vesta Control Panel. To add a domain name within the Vesta control panel – select from the following menu options in the control panel: Web – adding a domain via the web menu will create a web-space for the domain on the server […]

How to create a subdomain

This guide will show you everything you need to do to create a subdomain on LCN Web hosting or WordPress hosting package.  Subdomains allow you to create multiple sites using the same name but a different prefix to ‘www.’  For example, if your domain name was example.com you could create a subdomain for “blog”. Subdomains are often used to separate applications on a […]