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Not able to view new hosting online

Hello guys , its been 2 days on my side since i brought a starter hosting and also finish setting up my files under its ftp , but still i coudnt view my website on it online. the domain i have is an (off-site) but i wonder what does means because i have purchased the domain under go daddy but anyway I have viewed my website online but only when after I have added its ip address and name under the system32/drivers/etc/hosts file. but how can I view it online without adding the ip address and name to the hosts file on other devices ?

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@kobeey 

 

What is your domain and have you updated the DNS to point it to the server.

 

You shouldn't have to do anything with the IP address on your local computer

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