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Remote access with dynamic DNS

TIPS & TRICKS   DEREK MANNING   1 COMMENTS

Many of us have needs to access our electronic devices from a remote location. It could be to access your work computer to get a project file that you are working on, remote view your home surveillance camera to check on how your dog is doing, or remote acces...



Static vs dynamic IP - Do I need a static IP address?

DNS   DEREK MANNING   1 COMMENTS

You probably use your broadband connections for many activities when you're at home or at work, but you can also make use of that connection to access devices in your network even while you're away. For example, you might want to view your home security camera, get files...



Hosting at home: what do you need?

TIPS & TRICKS   DEREK MANNING   0 COMMENTS

Hosting your own web server has a lot of benefits, for example, the flexibility to use any hardware you prefer and the freedom of having way more control over your bandwidth usage. You don't need a lot to make a server. But some things make it much easier. Here’s what you need to get started hosting your own web server...



API v2 is released!

PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT   LAUREN ANDERSON   1 COMMENTS

We have pretty amazing customers doing awesome things. ISPs, web hosting providers, online security experts, and many more disciplines rely on our Dynamic DNS service, DNS management, email hosting and system monitoring services to help them reach their goals. Our API ...



DNS dictionary: terms you should know

DNS   DEREK MANNING   1 COMMENTS

You’ve probably come across a lot of strange words and acronyms while setting up your domain name. Here are some of the most common ones that you should be aware of so you can sound smart with your friends. ...



Release of new IP update client

PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT   LAUREN ANDERSON   0 COMMENTS

We have released a new build of Dynu IP Update Client for Windows, which makes it version 4.43. From Dynu Premium, Dynu Basic to version 4.43 of Dynu IUC, we have come a long way but what has never changed is our focus on user experience. This version of IUC made severa...



6 useful DNS tools for network troubleshooting

DNS   DEREK MANNING   3 COMMENTS

When troubleshooting problems using our dynamic DNS service to host a website at home, connect to your work computer remotely or other online services, it can be very useful to have access to online tools that can help you narrow down the problems. Luckily, we provide these ...



How to view security cameras online remotely?

TIPS & TRICKS   DEREK MANNING   3 COMMENTS

We have a customer who was using our dynamic DNS service to view his camera remotely so that he could make sure that his cats always have food. Today we will show you how you can do that....



Thanks to your DDNS service, this is what we have now

User Experience   LAUREN ANDERSON   1 COMMENTS

Our support team just received this sweet thank-you letter from one of our satisfied customers:

"Just started using your DDNS service. We are very fortunate, we have two homes. A winter retreat and a summer lake home. At the winter retreat, we have four outdoor...