Setting Up Custom Hostnames

SessionCam records and reports on sessions based on the hostname(s) of your website. For example, if your hostname is "", then we will assign that hostname to your account so that only users of your account can see session data for that hostname (and only relevant users can configure recording rules for that hostname).

In certain situations you may want create a "custom hostname" for us to use rather than using your actual hostname(s) for recording/reporting purposes. Two common situations where you may want to do this are as follows:

Implementing a custom hostname

You will need to place the following JavaScript as high up in the page HTML as possible.

<script type="text/javascript">
if(!window.sessioncamConfiguration) window.sessioncamConfiguration = new Object(); window.sessioncamConfiguration.SessionCamHostname= '' </script>


The SessionCamHostname value needs to be set to the custom hostname you want to use (e.g. in the above example your custom hostname would be
Once you have done this, please contact SessionCam support and we will configure your account to use your custom hostname accordingly.