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Changing your VPS Hostname

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Changing your KnownHost VPS’s hostname can be done easily from the Client Portal as shown in these steps.

  • From the Server Actions page click the “CHANGE HOSTNAME” button. A drop down form will be presented. Fill in the desired new hostname in the box.
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  • After providing the new hostname, simply confirm and proceed by clicking the “CHANGE HOSTNAME” button at the bottom of the page.
  • Once successfully submitted, you’ll see the following dialog box at the top of the page.
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Remember, the hostname change will not take effect until the VPS is restarted.