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    rename first computer name

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    rename first computer name
    hi guys/gurls

    not sure if this is in the right sub form...

    ok here goes.. i got a new mac called it admin
    when logged in i created a new user mac001 which i gave admin rights to.
    logged in as mac001 deleted admin account

    now when i go into terminal it comes up as:

    admins-computer: mac001$

    how can i change the admin name so it shows mac001

    please anyhelp
    thanks

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    rename first computer name
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    Go into System Preferences and select 'Sharing'. You can enter a new computer name at the top.

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    rename first computer name

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    hey that worked... awsome

    thanks

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