How do I change the hostname?

This article applies to 123 Reg servers running Plesk.

This article will explain how you can change the hostname of your server using Plesk 11.

  • Step 1 of 5

    Login to your Parallels Plesk Panel.

  • Step 2 of 5

    Click on the Server tab.

  • Step 3 of 5

    Click on the Server Settings link under the General Settings section.

  • Step 4 of 5

    Change the Hostname of your server in the Full hostname field.

  • Step 5 of 5

    Click on the OK button to save the change.

Plesk will then automatically update its database and all needed configuration files with the updated hostname.