Thread: My computers Name
11-14-2006, 10:49 AM #1maniacmookGuestMy computers Name
My Macbook pro is great but I noticed the other day that if I use flame or bonjour services people can see it labeled as My full name. i want to change this to something like ManiacBook or something other thenmy name so they dont know it is my computer from seeing my name. How do I do this, Thanks
11-14-2006, 10:59 AM #2
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- Aug 27, 2005
- Fayetteville, AR
- 15" Powerbook G4 • 24" iMac • iPhone 3Gs
Are you sure it's not just using your short user name (which can't be changed)?
Your computer's name is located in System Preferences > Sharing. At the top.I try to Command+Shift+/ when I can.
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11-14-2006, 07:32 PM #3jamieemmGuest
yeah i thought it just used your user name for your account on the computer it probubly can be changed under prefences....the apple store can tell you how, if you have one near you...
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