How to rename profile in Windows Explorer


  1. Posts : 193
    Windows 10 version 2004 (OS Build 19041.508)
       #1

    How to rename profile in Windows Explorer


    I recently had a corrupted proflile/account and so I created a new one, obviously with a different name, and then deleted the corrupted one. I managed to change the name of the new profile via the Control Panel, but the original name is still present in Windows Explorer (C:/Users). Is there a way of changing the profile name here as well?

    Florio
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  2. Posts : 35,622
    Win 10 Pro (21H2) (2nd PC is 21H2)
       #2

    Hi, This question is asked periodically.
    Change Name of User Profile Folder in Windows 10 User Accounts Tutorials

    - from the tutorial section.

    Back up thoroughly before attampting this.
      My Computers


 

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