Renaming computer

jjw

New Member
#1
Hiya- I have inherited a netbook from a deceased relative. FINALLY got the password. Running Win7. My relative's name is the only user name and owners name on the computer. I would like to use it without being constantly reminded of him. Is it possible to change the main name without a total re install? Most of the other software is also in his user file, and I would like to access that without a drama too.

Any valid ideas?
 


#2
Change Computer Name:
Hit Windows key, in Search, type System
To the right of Computer Name hit Change Settings

Change User Name:
Hit Windows key, in Search, type User
> User Accounts > Change Your Account Name

Regards,
Drew
 


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