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Where can I get a free domain name or hostname

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I have some camera I want to be able to get to over the web from my house. they are Foscam's.

The manual says to go to www.dyndns.com and get a free hostname, but I cannot find anywhere on their site to get a free hostname.

any thoughts on if there is a way for a free hostname or and app I can use to connect to them over the web?

I did forward the ip and port of the camera in my router.

thanks
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Question by:rdefino
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by:IanTh
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try

http://free.domain.name/en.html

I dont think dyndns does this anymore
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by:Anglo
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Thanks for pointing that out.  I thought Dynsns was still free.  Try http://freedns.afraid.org/
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Pete Long earned 250 total points
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I've used no-ip for years :)

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