Contact your network administrator for assistance with changing the server name and resolving any network issues associated with a server name change. Troubleshooting issues related to a server name change is beyond our Scope of Support.
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Note: All network issues related to the server name change must be addressed by your network administrator in order for the following steps to work. Simply following these steps alone is not enough to allow workstations to connect to a new server name.
- Detach all databases and choose to delete associated database maintenance jobs
- Change the name of the server to the new server name, then re-attach the databases
- Re-add any scheduled database maintenance and backups
- Point the workstations to the server with the new name or manually update the workstations by running setup.exe from the deploy package on the server