Frequently Asked Questions

The NearlyFreeSpeech.NET FAQ (*)

Troubleshooting (*)

How should I describe problems I'm having when seeking help with them?

Why can't I delete or change the permissions of these files my web application created?

If I have a directory called example, why can't I refer to it as /example?

Why does my site keep redirecting to the wrong alias?

I can't access my site at all. What should I check first?

What does it mean that a site "has temporarily exceeded its connection limit?"

Why does your credit card form say my address (or zip) "failed validation" even though I know it is correct?

What do I do if someone is trying to waste my site's bandwidth?

What does the error message "Zero Sized Reply" mean?

Why do I sometimes receive an "Access Denied" error when visiting my site?

Why am I getting a "premature end of script headers" error when I try to run a script?

Why shouldn't I refer to my site as "" in the forum?

Why doesn't my .htaccess file work with Apache 2.4?

Why is there a tiny bug icon on a page in the member interface?

Why do I get "The requested URI could not be accessed" when logging in to the control panel of my WordPress site?

Why do I get a message about "technical difficulties" when making a Dwolla payment?