How to connect to external website? Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Home › Forums › Server Operating Systems › Windows Server 2012 / 2012 R2 › How to connect to external website? This topic contains 1 reply, has 2 voices, and was last updated by Ossian 1 year, 3 months ago. Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts venkatnritMember January 28, 2018 at 11:43 pm #167399 I have created a local domain on windows server 2012 r2, example.com My online website is also example.com hosted on crazydomains. Now when I am trying to access example.com from a client within the network it is not loading the external online website instead it is navigating me towards IIS7 How to bypass that and connect to external web hosting site? Please advise. OssianModerator January 29, 2018 at 12:09 am #191928 You need to enable Split DNS, so you have a local DNS record pointing to your public IP address (http://www.example.com) as well as a separate public DNS record. :google: for more information Author Posts Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.