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2nd November 2010, 05:51 PM #1
can't access website on home connection but can on mobile broadband
The weirdest thing - I am setting up a new site and for the first couple of days I could access its URL and ftp up to it (via Filezilla) ok. Then all of a sudden a couple of days ago I couldn't get onto either anymore - thinking the hosting company's server might be down I went on that site "is it just down for me or everyone" -and it told me it was just down for me. I can't get onto the hosting company's site either - and they are (apparently) up and running. So today I turned my wifi off and plugged in my mobile broadband dongle - could access the site, ftp up to it and get to the hosting company no trouble. I really don't get this - does anyone have any suggestions? I tried turning off my Windows firewall but still can't get on. I did a forced refresh and tried in IE and FF but still no joy. I tried "yougetsignal.com" whereby you can see all the other sites on the same server as yours - and discovered that on my home broadband I can't access them either! (or at least the few I tried) What on earth has prevented them coming to my home broadband?
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2nd November 2010, 06:12 PM #2
Sounds like your IP/ISP is blocked by your webhost (or the other way around).
Would be helpful to know the ISP you're with and the url for your site.
2nd November 2010, 07:33 PM #3
The site (which is not working yet but at least people who CAN see it get an error message) is www.maharamary.org.uk and it's hosted by veloxserv. I am with BT Broadband.
2nd November 2010, 07:40 PM #4
Yeah, I get the error message.
I read before about someone being blocked from Veloxserv.
Ah here it is!
Drop them a message, I'm sure they'll be able to sort it out.
4th November 2010, 12:36 AM #5
Just to add to this, we sorted it, all up and working!
4th November 2010, 09:12 PM #6
And just to add that I just came back to say the same
4th November 2010, 09:13 PM #7
As always a good response Craig.
5th November 2010, 09:56 PM #8
All part of the service
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