Windows 10: how do I change my (new to me) computers name to my own?

Discus and support how do I change my (new to me) computers name to my own? in Windows 10 Updates and Activation to solve the problem; A friend gave me his dell laptop and I want to change his login info to my own.... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Updates and Activation' started by BillyStorm1, Jul 29, 2019.

  1. how do I change my (new to me) computers name to my own?


    A friend gave me his dell laptop and I want to change his login info to my own.

    :)
     
    BillyStorm1, Jul 29, 2019
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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, Jul 29, 2019
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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, Jul 29, 2019
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  4. how do I change my (new to me) computers name to my own?

    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, Jul 29, 2019
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