Right now I access my dev. server as localhost.
How do I change it so that I can type "myservername" and it will work as an "alias" for localhost?
Add an entry to your hosts file such as:
127.0.0.1 myservername.mydomain.local myservername
Where the file is located depends on your OS but all files are the same.
Add an entry for "myservername" in your hosts file.
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5 years ago