Help with website password

  wanderingscout 09:52 13 Oct 2009
Locked

I'm working for a company with a website hosted in Canada, and their old website hosted in China. They'd like to use the old URL to forward to the new site, but have lost the username and password for the old site.

Is it possible to regain control of this site?

Thanks!

  birdface 10:08 13 Oct 2009

SIW might show it under secrets.

  wanderingscout 10:14 13 Oct 2009

Sorry, SIW???

  wanderingscout 10:16 13 Oct 2009

Sorry, just looked it up myself. I'm on a MAC, and have never acessed the website in the past.

  birdface 10:32 13 Oct 2009

It shows some saved passwords and usernames but not all.Worth a try I suppose.

  beynac 10:38 13 Oct 2009

You would need to contact their hosting company in China to get access to the website.

If there is no current hosting arrangement, you would need to set up a new one before you could arrange any web-forwarding.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Fujitsu Lifebook P727 laptop review

Best of the Grad Shows 2017: University of the West of England (UWE)

Best value Mac: Which is the best £1249 Mac to buy

Les meilleures GoPro 2017