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  1. Corey

    cPanel Migration to DirectAdmin

    Hi All, cPanel was unfortunately acquired by a venture capital company earlier this year which resulted in them changing the pricing structure for cPanel. Under the new structure the licensing is no longer done by server but by account, which is not sustainable for free hosting as we'd be...
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    It's been a while since my last update, I wanted to take a few minutes and update on the progress of things. Before we can finish the implementation of a lot of the new features that we want to do we have to solve the abusive user problem. This has been much harder to do than originally...
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    Happy New Year and Plans For 2016

    I hope everyone had a great 2015, as we enter 2016 there will be some changes coming to our free hosting services. X10 has been through many iterations over the years and we've learned a lot during this time while overcoming the many challenges of offering a free service. I'm going to...
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    Important Free Logos or other small design work

    While we're working on the new relaunch of our free services our designers need some extra tasks to keep them busy. I thought this would be a great time to help some of our community members out with some small design tasks for free. Need a new logo? How about a business card design, banner...
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    New Countries

    Signups are now open to 7 additional countries, we will be adding more in the coming weeks. The 7 new countries are: Italy Switzerland Sweden Singapore Philippines Portugal Iceland I'm going to get a KB article up in the next day or so with more information on our country policy, I'll edit...
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    If you haven't yet read my news post from Sunday please do so here: I wanted to make a quick mid-week update post with some more information on things that are changing. We launched a new status site, we're still working on automating the...
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    Important News!

    Hi all, It's been a while since we had a news post, it's time for an update. We've been working on quite a few changes over the past year, a lot of these were behind the scenes changes that started with moving to our own private cloud last April. Along with that many other things have...
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    David Deland, aka Carl6969

    In the 10 years that I've owned x10Hosting I've had the opportunity to meet all kinds of people from all over the world. In fact, x10Hosting would not be here today without the help of many of them. Some of these people I've kept in touch with, some are still here on the forum volunteering...
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    Forum Switch

    Hello, After using vBulletin for 8 years we have made the switch to XenForo, all posts, users, etc have been transferred over. We are still in the process of getting it setup and things will be changed around over the next few days. If you notice any issues please post them in this thread...
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    Free Hosting Audit, Keeping Your Account Safe

    We are in the process of cracking down on illegitimate accounts and issuing suspensions. The majority of the coming suspensions are from clients utilizing a proxy to bypass our sign-up restrictions, if you have done this in the past your account will most likely be caught in this audit. We...
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    New Community Support System

    Hello, We have launched a new community support system that will be replacing ticket support for normal free hosting users. The system is laid out similar to stackexchange for you that are familiar with that type of community support setup. You can get to the new system from the navbar in...
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    Support System

    We have closed all open \ new tickets that do not have a response in the ticket system. This is due to the majority of them having been solved automatically now that the recent upgrades have been completed. The time taken to go through all the issues that have been solved already would have...
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    New VPN Site Launched

    The original VPN site was a bit rushed due to other projects taking precedent, instead of putting it on hold we launched it with a minimal design and basic functionality. Today we have launched a new VPN site that has the framework for additional features that will be coming soon along with...
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    Disk Space Errors

    Some people started receiving disk space errors yesterday\today. This was a side effect of somethings we had to shut off to solve another issue. These errors should also be resolved now.
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    Official 503 Error Thread

    Hi All, We've been in contact with our software vendors regarding 503 errors popping up in some cases for users. We're most likely going to have to downgrade some software, a change that will not be noticeable to you the end user as it's mostly backend. What I need from you (users) is to...
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    Free VPN Service Launched

    We have launched the beta of our new free VPN service. It is currently open to sign ups with a free upgrade to our premium VPN service during beta. Premium features include unlimited transfer and no caps on speed. A web connect client will also be coming soon making connecting to the VPN even...
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    Forum Revamp

    We are currently in the process of revamping the forums... a lot of changes were already pushed out and more will be coming in the next day or two. The changes unfortunately did affect our forum theme, that is currently being fixed. For now we'll be on the default vB theme.
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    Primary Website Server Upgrades

    We will be upgrading the primary server that houses, the user portal, and forums. We will be taking down the forum for maintenance during this period as we will also be doing work on the database for it. This maintenance will not affect user websites.
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    Response to feedback

    First, we do read the feedback section even if we do not always reply. So thanks to those who have left feedback, even the critical ones. After reading through all the feedback I decided to make one general reply in the news section. The past few months we have taken on the very monumental...
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    Boru Upgrade

    We are about to start some maintenance on Boru as part of a larger upgrade, please do not report any issues until we have completed the maintenance.