How To Change The Computer Name On Windows 7

Changing the name of your computer on Windows 7 is quite simple and can be done in just a few steps. This guide will take you through how to do this.

First of all head over to the desktop and click Start

start button

Then hover over Computer, right click and then select Properties:

my computer and properties

This will display all your computer specifications. You now need to click where it says Change settings:

computer specs change settings
This will display your computer name amongst other things. Now select Change:

Change Computer Name

This will now allow you to type in the new computer name you would like. Go ahead and do this and then click OK:

how to change computer name

Now the computer name will have changed to whatever you typed in.

Done. That’s how you change the computer name on Windows.

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