Computer name and FQDN Share on Facebook Post on reddit Tweet on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Home › Forums › Server Operating Systems › Windows Server 2012 / 2012 R2 › Computer name and FQDN This topic has 2 replies, 3 voices, and was last updated 2 years, 4 months ago by santlalsaini. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts pksupportMember Apr 11, 2017 at 5:06 pm #166962 When using a server with a domain name suffix, I have always changed the computer name to reflect this. If I were given web3.contuso.com as an FQDN, I would change the computer name to WEB3. I know this is optional. Why would you not do it? Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.