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I'm setting up IIS for a FTP server. I have dynamic ip addressing DSL with a router. I'm using Server 2008 R2.

I need to have a domain name that points to my ftp server although I have dynamic ip address.

I've used dyndns.com before but I am hoping someone can provide some other good solutions.

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freedns seems to only allow pointing a domain to a hard coded ip address. Don't think this is what I need. I need dynamic.
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Have you looked at no ip address: -

http://www.no-ip.com/

It works well for me
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wait, i may see it now
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I tried freedns but could not find an updater for server 2008. Lots of broken links. I tried and like no-ip.com. Seems to be working good for me. Thanks!
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