Netmar How-To Guide


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Section 1 - Getting Started

  1. How do I upload my webpage to the server?
  2. How do I transfer my existing site to Netmar?
  3. How do I receive email at my website's domain name?
  4. How do I create new email addresses?
  5. How do I send mail with my new domain in the return address?
  6. How do I get my mail from the server?
  7. How do I change where my weekly statistics reports are sent?
  8. How do I use my own CGI script(s)?
  9. How do I login to my acccount with FTP?
  10. How do I even get to a "netmar>" prompt?
  11. How do I setup a new domain name?
  12. How do I register a domain name just to "park" it?
  13. How do I find out how much disk space I am using?
  14. How do I setup a web order form?
  15. How do I change my account password?

Section 2 - Using Netmar Special Features

  1. How do I receive credit card orders over the web?
  2. How do I use the free SSL secure server?
  3. How do I make a form that sends me encrypted email?
  4. How do I use Netmar's CGI scripts?
  5. How do I setup new websites with separate domains?
  6. How do I find out where people visiting my website are coming from?
  7. How do I restore files I have accidentally deleted?
  8. How do I make customized Error Pages (e.g. "Document Not Found" etc.)?
  9. How do I setup a counter on my webpage?

Section 3 - Using Advanced Functions

  1. How do I setup a shopping cart system on my website?
  2. How do I setup a search engine on my website?
  3. How do I require users to enter a password to access a webpage?
  4. How do I allow my web designer or employee access to JUST PART of my account?
  5. How do I setup a web database?
  6. How do I use Server Side Includes?
  7. How do I include the time and date on my webpages?
  8. How do I include CGI script output directly in my webpages?

Section 4 - Billing and Accounting

  1. How do I access my account billing records?
  2. How do I change my account disk quota (account size)?
  3. How do I have my account charges billed to my credit card?

Section 5 - Other Questions

  1. Does Netmar backup my data nightly?
  2. Does Netmar provide power protection for its network?
  3. Is my website monitored around the clock?