How to change your VPS settings

Applies to:
VPS Hosting


Time Needed:
5 minutes


This is a quick step-by-step walkthrough for updating the hostname and password of your Virtual Private Server (VPS) via the Control Panel.

Updating your VPS hostname & password

Step 1

Login to your account

Firstly, you'll need to login into your account at

Login to your account

Step 2

Choose 'Manage Servers'

Once you have logged in, click on the 'Manage Servers' icon.

This will bring up a list of servers you have in your account. Simply choose the VPS you wish to manage.

Choose 'Manage Servers'

Step 3

Choose 'Settings'

After you have clicked on the server you wish to edit, you will be presented with the 'VPS Overview' page. Please click on the tab labelled 'Settings'.

Choose 'Settings

Step 4

Edit hostname & password

The 'Settings' page is split into 2 forms, 'Hostname' & 'Password'.

If you make any changes to the 'Hostname' field, simply click on the button labelled 'Update Hostname' to save your changes.

Similarly, if you make any changes to the 'Root Password' fields, simply click on the button labelled 'Save Settings' to update your password.

Edit Hostname & Password

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