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deldakota 03-17-2008 12:03 AM

name change?
 
ok..i have no freaking clue what im doing here! very basic knowledge of ALL this computer stuff! my question is, is it possible to change the name of my imac? i guess when i got it up and going, somehow it got named after me! so im assuming the would be my network name when i go wireless? which would end up being my whole name! it says, "computers on your local network can access your computer at: john-a-doe-imac.local" (my name instead of john doe). thanks for any help!

bobtomay 03-17-2008 10:22 AM

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How about selecting the Edit button.

deldakota 03-18-2008 12:18 AM

geez.... thanks there bobby!...was wondering if it would change any registry info by changing the name also.....

bobtomay 03-18-2008 05:23 AM

This is not Windows - there is no registry.

deldakota 03-18-2008 06:24 AM

thanks....


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