If you have ever purchased a new computer or laptop with Windows already configured, you may be irritated by your PC’s standard name. Or you might just be ready to make a change. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to modify your Windows 10 device name.

Modify your Windows 10 Device Name

To modify your Windows 10 device name, follow this procedure step by step:

Click the Search button. Type sysdm.cpl in the search bar and choose the option as the following image is showing:

sysdm.cpl

As soon as you will click the option, System Properties dialogue box will appear like this:

System Properties

Choose the Computer Name tab and click the Change button as highlighted in the above image. As soon as you will click the Change button, the following dialogue box will appear:

Computer Name

Here change the name of the computer in the Computer name text box and click the OK button as highlighted in the above image. As you will click the OK button, it will ask you to restart the computer as follows:

Restart computer to apply changes

As the computer will restart the device name will be changed.

Conclusion

By following this procedure you will be able to modify your Windows 10 device name.

How to change the Windows 10 Computer name
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About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. You can reach Karim on LinkedIn

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