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WWW.mydomain.com wil not open mydomain.com works fine?

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Windows 2003 Web server, static ip address for the domain, www host A record in DNS. Site open fine as mydomain.com but gives a "This error (HTTP 400 Bad Request) means that Internet Explorer was able to connect to the web server, but the webpage could not be found because of a problem with the address". error when using www.mydomain.com or the ip address. Any suggestions?
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Check to see if you have a host header configured for that website.  If you have mydomain.com as your host header, the site won't work with www.mydomain.com even if you have a proper DNS record.
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Perfect answer. Fixed my issues in seconds. Thanks so much
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Glad to be able to help.  Thanks for the A.
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