Windows 10: Change Computer Name in Windows 10  

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  1.    19 May 2016 #30

    Strange:
    If I try to rename my computer within the "app" (Settings, System, Info, Button "Rename") then I don't see such a limit.
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    Windows 10.3 Home 1703 x64 (Home per choice)
       19 May 2016 #31

    You are right, through there it allows to enter 260 characters, but accepts only 63, so I guess, that is your answer.

    Online Character Count Tool

    Though I wonder, what would be the implications, if you were using a network based computer, e.g. for sharing.
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