Control Panel

Hosting.ca uses chooses the best control panel interfaces for its customers. For years, Hosting.ca has chosen Parallels H-Sphere to manage its Linux and Windows web hosting and Hosted Exchange...

What is a DSN?

DSN, which stands for data source name, is a method of connecting to a database via ASP (Active Server Page). DSN connections require ODBC, an open standard for API...

Perl and CGI settings

Here are the correct paths to the common server resources that CGI scripts often require: Date : /bin/date Sendmail : /usr/lib/sendmail Path to Perl interpreter : #!/usr/bin/perl Place your cgi scripts in...

I have Windows XP on my computer, so do I signup for the Windows hosting then?

No. Your operating system does not matter when selecting a plan. The webserver is transparent to the user.

My images are not showing up. What is wrong?

First you should verify that you have uploaded all of the images files in binary format and have placed them in the correct directory. If you have done this,...

How do I upload my site to the server?

You need to configure your FTP client properly before connecting to your account. The basic steps are as follows: 1. Hostname: typically your website address 2. Credentials: typically the...