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    Nov 02, 2006
    Bournville, UK
    Question Can I change the Computer Name?
    In System Preferences/Sharing it says that my Computer Name is "Martin's Mac mini" as I transferred my settings, etc when I got my iMac.

    Can I change this name without encountering problems? There's an Edit button, but I once renamed the Home folder on my mini with disastrous consequences...

    2011 21.5-inch i5 iMac
    Mid-2009 13-inch MacBook Pro

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    Jul 22, 2003
    Hamilton College
    20" iMac C2D 2.16ghz, 13" MacBook 2.0ghz, 60gb iPod vid, 1gb nano
    Yep there are no problems renaming the computer. I too renamed the home folder when I first switched
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