How do I assign a Friendly name to my Dedicated Server?

This FAQ will help you to change the Friendly name on your Dedicated Server.

The below instructions will allow you to give your server a friendly name. A friendly name allows you to mask the IP address with a different name which is easier to remember, and also allows you to know at a glance which server you are looking at.

Please note: You can use the below steps to set up any mailbox. However, you will need to use your providers details when we mention ours.

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Start by logging in to your 123 Reg Control Panel.


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From there, select Dedicated Servers within the ‘Manage active products’ section and then select Manage opposite Manage Dedicated Servers.

Manage Dedicated Servers


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Now, access the server you would like to change the name of by clicking on the Manage button for the relevant package.

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Click on the Edit button next to the Friendly Name field.

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Enter your Friendly name into the text field, and then click the Confirm button to complete the changes.