1.    24 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    Posts : 4
    windows 10

    How to change "My PC" on my startup

    Hey guys, when my lap top starts up the screen has a blank picture and above that it says "My PC" how can i change the wording to my name ?
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  2.    25 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 1,648
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1607 Build 14393.105

    Hello and welcome to TenForums

    I think it would be easiest to add a new local user account and then set it up in the way that you want, using your name and adding a password and picture etc. Make sure you then set it as an Administrator account. Later you can decide if you want to convert it a Microsoft Account.

    Once you have everything sorted and have copied any files over from the old account you can then delete the old account with the incorrect name.
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