What do I type for hostname?

A common question by customers is 'what do I type for hostname' when ordering VPS or a dedicated server.

In this case, hostname is simply the name of your server - it can be anything you want, but generally it -should- be in the format something.domain.com. For example, if your domain is myname.com, you may want to set the hostname to server.myname.com

While we won't go into details about this, in this particular situation, hostname is used to simply help you identify your server in our system.

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