In this article, we’ll show here how to change computer name in Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7. Don’t get confused with the computer name or login name that shows on the login screen. Login name is the user profile name and the computer name that shows on the network.

How to change computer name in Windows 10

Follow the steps below to change your computer name in Windows 10.

Steps:

Step 1: Right-click on the “ThisPC” / “MyComputer” and click on properties.

Step 2: Click on “Advanced system settings” from the left side pane.




Step 3: Select the “Computer Name” tab.

Step 4: Click on the change button.

Step 5: Type the new name of the computer in the computer field.

Step 6: Click on OK and then OK again.

Step 7: That’s it.

In this guide, you have learned how to change your computer name in Windows 10. Then the same steps will work with Windows 7, 8, 8.1, Vista and XP computers.

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