There are different ways to transfer files between virtual private servers and computers, or vice versa. Although the method we will show you today adds the computer as a visible drive to your VPS, the files are still sent through the internet, thus the transfer speed will be affected by your connection. It will not be as fast as copying files between drives locally.
In this article we will cover how to upload files from PC to windows Server and how you can download files from your windows VPS. also we have an article to learn how to Upload file to linux VPS from your desktop PC.
Nowadays, the use of Linux servers in the cyber-space has grown enormously and with it the amount of possible threats, now more than ever, security has become an important factor. Be it Linux dedicated server or a Linux VPS, both are at risk of an attack at all times. That is why if you aren’t taking steps to improve the cybersecurity of your Linux server, you should now.
There are many ways to secure a server on the internet. In this article, we will go through the 8 best ways to secure your Linux VPS Server.
What is a Linux VPS?
VPS stands for virtual private server....
What is difference of VPS and dedicated server?
Shared hosting is the most widely used and affordable solution in the hosting industry and is sufficient for most website owners. Nevertheless, at times, higher performance or root/administrative access is needed to perform certain tasks. In such cases, there are two primary hosting solutions: dedicated servers and VPS (i.e. Virtual Private Servers). Let's describe these services, some of their advantages, and the most common use cases for both of the solutions.
What is VPS?
A single powerful server machine is divided into multiple...
What is difference of Windows VPS Server & Linux VPS Server?
So you have decided that you need a VPS. The next step is to choose the operating system you want to run on it. There are two main choices available: Windows Server or Linux. Of course, when you dive into Linux server, there are multiple different distributions you can choose from such as Debian, RHEL, Ubuntu, etc., however, they all run on the same kernel (i.e. Unix). Of course, if you are a Windows Home user, the Windows Server interface will be more familiar and probably easier to manage.
Despite all this, most server...
What is the Linux VPS?
The Virtual Private Server (VPS) is created by dividing a powerful bare metal server into multiple virtual servers. A VPS which runs on Linux distribution such as Debian, CentOS, Ubuntu are known as Linux VPS.
Advantages of a Linux VPS
Linux servers do not get infected easily due to the high security of Linux distributions which makes Linux VPS one of the best choices for web hosting.
The Linux VPS are more favored due to the competetive prices, lightness and having open source features for most of the software associated with it. Linux is ideal for open...
The full form of RDP is the Remote Desktop connection, an essential feature for many users for setting up the remote access port to the computer. However, changing RDP can create multiple issues in maintaining usual working devices.
When you connect to a remote computer (either a Windows client or Windows Server) through the Remote Desktop connection, the Remote Desktop feature on your computer "hears" the connection through a listening port (3389 by default). You can change that listening port on Windows computers by modifying the registry. In this article, we are going to change the...
This article shows you how to add an additional IP address to a Windows Server. The steps are nearly considered the same for Server 2008 or 2012.
Steps for Configuring an IP Address
Login to your RDP server via ‘Remote desktop connection’ (How to connect to Windows server)
Press the Win Key + R
In the Run window, type the ‘ncpa.cpl’ and click OK
Right-click on ‘Local Area Connection’ (your selected interface) and select ‘Properties’
Click ‘Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)’ then click...
How to Add Extra IPs to Ubuntu OS?
If you want to add an extra IP on one NIC (Network Interface Controller) in Ubuntu Linux VPS, you have two options. Either using a temporary IP or using a permanent one.
Adding temporary extra IP:
Enter the Ubuntu terminal
Enter this command to add the temporary extra IP
ifconfig [nic]:0 [IP-Address] netmask [mask] up
An example is shown below
ifconfig eth0:0 192.168.1.2 netmask...
How to Add an Extra IP to CentOS 7?
Sometimes you need to add more than one IP to a NIC (i.e. Network Interface Controller), this situation occurs when you need to support two or more separate networks with one CentOS server. In this article, we are going to add an extra IP to one NIC in CentOS 7.
At first, we need to know the NIC name and to find it out, login as root(how to connect to linux server) user and insert the following command:
Here's an example of the output:
As you see in the output, the NIC name used for this demonstration is eno16777984 and the IP is 188.8.131.52....