Changing a Skytap-managed VM DNS name

To change a Skytap-managed VM DNS name
  1. Navigate to the VM Settings > Network Adapters page for the VM you want to edit.

  2. Click Show public IPs to display the public IP and DNS information Show pulic IPs
  3. Click Edit DNS name.
  4. In the Update Hostname window, provide a new, unique hostname for the VM fully-qualified domain name (FQDN) name. Update hostnames


    • Naming requirements:
      • The hostname can contain only lowercase letters, numbers, and hyphens.
      • The hostname can’t begin or end with a hyphen.
      • Max. of 32 characters.
    • In this window, you’re editing the <uniquename> part of the DNS name (which follows the format: <uniquename>.<accountsubdomain> For more information about these different sections of the DNS name, see How does Skytap generate the VM DNS name?
    • This hostname applies only to the public-facing, Skytap managed DNS name. To edit the VM hostname on the private network, see Editing a VM hostname or primary IP address.
  5. Click Save. Updated hostnames