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    Sep 21, 2010
    Macbook "places" name help

    New to macs and i have set mine up, starting to get to grips with everything etc but i've got a little issue that is really annoying. when you click "go" in finder, then computer, under the places heading the title of my "home" folder is my email address and i really don't want it to be but cant figure out how to change it any advice appreciated

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    Jan 23, 2008
    Fort Worth, Texas
    27" iMac i5, 3.2 GHz, iPad 3, iPhone 5c, iPhone 6+, 3 iPods, El Capitan
    See the following article: LINK Always make a backup prior to changing your home folder name or user name. Use Time Machine.

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