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Web hosting services


  • pairNIC - domain name registration (as low as $13/year)
  • pairSIM - one-click software installation
  • pairCDN - content delivery network
  • pair reseller program - reselling our Web site hosting services
  • pairColo - co-location packages and network services in Pittsburgh, PA
  • pair Networks does not offer "Business Associate" services under HIPAA

about pair Networks

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  • +1.412 381-9997

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Mailing Address

  • pair Networks, Inc.
    Suite 210
    2403 Sidney Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15203-2168

support - knowledge base


The Basics

New Account Information
Information about your hosting account.

Welcome Message
An explanation of the information in your new account Welcome Message.

Moving Your Web Site to pair Networks
Migrating your Web site from a previous Web host to pair Networks

Moving Your MySQL Database to pair Networks
Migrating a database from a previous Web host to pair Networks

Domain Name Services
Answers to some common questions about domain names.

New Domain Information
Information about domain name registration & registering through the ACC.

Existing Domain Information
Information on updating nameservers with your domain's registrar.

Uploading Files Using FTP
Directions for uploading files to your account.

Our File Directory Structure
Information on your Web hosting account's directory structure.

Connecting with SSH
Common SSH programs along with an introduction to using this method of connection.

Anonymous FTP Services
Using virtual FTP to upload to and download from your domain

File Permissions
Information about configuring the permissions on your files and directories.

Password Protected Directories
Directions on password protecting sections of your Web site.

Unix Basics
User friendly tips on using basic Unix commands.

Using Sellers Assistant
Help with using your account to host eBay auction images.

Troubleshooting: Access Problems
Solutions to common problems with accessing your account and Web site.

Troubleshooting: Network Problems
Information on identifying network problems and performing traceroutes.

Troubleshooting: Nameservice (DNS)
What to do if you experience difficulty with your domain name.