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Display user-friendly server names in DPA

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This article describes how to change the names displayed on the DPA home page. By default, DPA displays the name used to register the database instance which leads to lengthy names.


All DPA versions


  1. On the DPA Web GUI, go to Options > Monitor set up tab.
  2. Click Update connection info and select the instance you want to change the name for. 
  3. Edit the Display Name. 


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