Setup a user for this website via DirectAdmin, for example "testuser", upload your files to that user's public_html and then go to http://126.96.36.199/~testuser and test the website....I don't want to create a domain before I create a test environment like a normal IP to test...
you must use temporary domain/subdomain that points to this server, or add a record to Your "hosts" file in your OS of your PC like:Hi,
I am newbie in DirectAdmin. Please correct me if i am wrong.
Currently, I am working on the website abcd.com in bluehost but i want to migrate it in a separate server where direct admin in configured.
now my problem is, the server do not have a domain so i created one and added a .png file to check how it is working.
As per few support threads i tried to check the.png file via IP but it is not working at all. please help
Thank you for the quick reply...you must use temporary domain/subdomain that points to this server, or add a record to Your "hosts" file in your OS of your PC like:
this will look like:
save this file, than when you will open in browser abcd.com - it will look for it at 188.8.131.52 (and will ignore real DNS setting)