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When creating sub-accounts in a DotNetPanel Reseller, the instant alias shows domain.com.server.mysite______.com
Posted by Arvand Sabetian (Import) on 26 August 2009 08:29 PM
Instant alias is useful to allow your customers to view their site using a temporary URL. By default, the instant alias that is setup for your accounts will be:|
Where domain.com is the domain of your customer and server.mysite____.com is the server hostname. To customize this for your own hosting company, follow the following instructions:
Go to your DNP login -> click on the ResellerClass ASP or ResellerClass ASP Pro Hosting Space -> Click on Instant Alias on the right side -> Alter the drop down menu from "Use Host Setting" to "Override Host Setting" and put your domain in there.
At that point, all new accounts will have the alias:
Please make sure that your domain's DNS zone under DNP has a record for * pointing at the shared IP assigned to all your customers.