troubleshooting Question

DNS Entry for an Internal URL

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NetworkingDNSWindows 10AzureWindows Server 2016
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We recently set up a new time management system on a dedicated virtual machine.
OS: Windows Server 2016 Standard

In order to access its main internal website I need to use http://servername-server or server's IP address.
How do I change this name to be

What type of a DNS entry do I need to add (under my forward lookup zone?) to make it work?
Thanks, your help is much appreciated.
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