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How to handle this DMCA take down request

Discussion in 'Web Hosting' started by Just A Tyler Durden, Nov 3, 2016.

  1. Just A Tyler Durden

    Just A Tyler Durden Regular Member

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    I built a torrent client and the official site where people can download it got a DMCA takedown request from fl studio, the request stated to takedown my domain, I'm not breaking any dmca laws, my domain is hosted at namecheap. How should I handle this, move to off shore host?
     
  2. Ionovnat

    Ionovnat Newbie

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    What offshore host do you want to move?
     
  3. papa_ji

    papa_ji BANNED BANNED Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    sure move to offshore hosting provider and for domain mostly .com .net .org domains are easily taken down by copyright complains. try to use .to domain or you can search google for offshore domains which is more reliable for you.
    i,e get offshore web hosting + offshore domain
     
  4. Zhuk_Roman

    Zhuk_Roman Registered Member

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    Buy bulletproof hosting and domain.
     
  5. Gogol

    Gogol Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Did you clearly mention in your website that your site only hosts a client and not the bla bla bla? A torrent client can't be C & D'd/DMCA'd I am sure. I would have been mad on those guys I swear. Do you happen to live in USA as well?

    Edit: Tell them to fuck off. Sorry for the slang but that is what you should do.
     
  6. moonshine7000

    moonshine7000 Senior Member

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    You are the creator of the software they have no rights to your software.Does your domain have any trademarks.
     
  7. Anonymously

    Anonymously Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Move your domain to an offshore host since namecheap bans domains quite easily. Since you have a torrent website, make sure they cannot trace anything back to you. Make anonymous payments (or use false personal details) and do not use your real IP.