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    I need to rename the user icon
    Hiya. My new intel machine was used as a demo model and I'd like to rename the user icon, at the moment it's called test. How do I do this?

    Cheers

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    Well, you could just create a new account and delete the old one (that would be my recommendation). But if you really want to, this is how you do it:

    Mac OS X: How to change user short name or home directory name
    Liquid and computers don't mix. It might seem simple, but we see an incredible amount of people post here about spills. Keep drinks and other liquids away from your expensive electronics!

    https://youtu.be/KHZ8ek-6ccc

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    Many thanks

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