1.    28 Jul 2017 #1
    Join Date : Apr 2015
    Posts : 69
    Windows 10 Preview

    Computer Name in System


    Looking under System, what does DESKTOP-DMC#### mean instead of the name you want for your pc?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    28 Jul 2017 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Chicagoland
    Posts : 34,044
    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & current Insider 10 Pro

    Hi there. That's the name Windows gives it to record in your account. If you want to change it open Settings > System > About.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  3.    28 Jul 2017 #3
    Join Date : Apr 2015
    Posts : 69
    Windows 10 Preview
    Thread Starter

    Do I need to record it any place for the future??
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    28 Jul 2017 #4
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Chicagoland
    Posts : 34,044
    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & current Insider 10 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by Jackman33 View Post
    Do I need to record it any place for the future??
    I never have and never needed the old name/number. You may want to if you like.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  5.    28 Jul 2017 #5
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Chicagoland
    Posts : 34,044
    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & current Insider 10 Pro

    Just to be sure > You can view all your devices in your MS account > Devices tab. It will change there also.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
I'm getting System Service Exception (asmtxhci.sys) on my computer...
I have been getting the BSOD for the last 3 days, for unbeknowst reason. I went from full Win 7 Ultimate, to Win 10 about 6 or 8 months ago. I didn't have any issues what-so-ever, until 3 days ago. I've taken off IOBit off my computer, checked...
BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Personal Computer Sound System vs iPad Sound System
I find that it's rather paradoxical that an iPad has a sound system that is very much louder than that of a personal computer. What with the latter's CPU being many times the size of the iPad. Why is this so and is there any way to improve the...
General Support
Solved Car sub-woofer + home system speakers to computer - help!
Hello! Sorry for the messy title, not sure how to explain the issues I have with a few words only. I'm using a NAD Stereo Power Amplifier 214, two speakers from a JVC UX-S59 'micro component system' and a car sub-woofer. I connected the...
Drivers and Hardware
Accidentally turned off the computer while in system restore
So I was doing a system restore on my newly upgraded Windows 10. It was stuck at 46% so I restarted it (which was a stupid thing I know). After that the laptop won't go beyond the black screen. Whenever I boot the laptop the lenovo logo appears and...
Backup and Restore
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:45.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums