Windows 10: Changing PC Name

Discus and support Changing PC Name in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security to solve the problem; I have several PC's that need to have the names changed. These PC's are part of our network, will there be any adverse effects to the network access?... Discussion in 'AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security' started by PHerrin, Mar 18, 2020.

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    Changing PC Name


    I have several PC's that need to have the names changed. These PC's are part of our network, will there be any adverse effects to the network access?

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    PHerrin, Mar 18, 2020
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  2. change windows 10 pc name

    We appreciate you getting back to us. To change the cmd name, we suggest that you follow this steps:

    • Open a Command Prompt (Adimin) window: Win+X, A, Alt+Y
    • Then run the following command to change your computer name to Donner: WMIC ComputerSystem where Name=COMPUTER-NAME call Rename Name=NewName
    • Reboot your PC.
    • Try to run ipconfig / all command, you should find that the Host Name in Windows IP Configuration list has been changed to the new name.

    Keep us posted with the result.
     
    Marilou Ser, Mar 18, 2020
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  3. name changes??

    If you desire a name change please do the following:

    • Ask yourself if you really need a name change.
    • Make sure you have a good reason.
    • Know what you want your new name to be before you request a name change.
    • Send Urlyin a PM containing a decent explanation of your reason as well as your desired name.
     
    Polaris573, Mar 18, 2020
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  4. Changing PC Name

    change pc name

    Hi,

    To change the computer name, please follow these steps:

    • Click the Start button.
    • Type View advanced system
      settings
      and press Enter.
    • Go to Computer Name tab.
    • Click Change.
    • Enter the new name.
    • Click OK to save the changes.
    • Restart your computer.
    Regards.
     
    Devlin Sco, Mar 18, 2020
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