How to Change Your Computer Name in Windows 10

Introduction: How to Change Your Computer Name in Windows 10

I will show you how to change your computer name in Windows 10. It is a good idea to have unique computer names on the same network and sometimes you do need to change your computer name from the default name you entered when setting up your computer.

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Step 1: How to Change Your Computer Name in Windows 10

I will show you how to change the name of your computer in a Windows 10 operating system. Sometimes you may need to do this if the same name of computers are on the same network.

Step 2: Go to the Windows Start Button and Select 'Settings'

Step 3: Select 'System'

Step 4: Select 'About' on the Left Side

Step 5: Click 'Rename PC'

Step 6: Enter the Name That You Want to Use for Your Computer

Step 7: Click OK and Restart Your Computer

You must restart your computer for the name change to take effect.

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