skinless Posted November 1, 2004 Share Posted November 1, 2004 I want to change the computer name that appears in the network neighbourhood with out restarting the computer and by the registry way . i figured out the key which holds itWindows Registry Editor Version 5.00[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\ComputerName][HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\ComputerName\ComputerName]"ComputerName"="skinless"[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\ComputerName\ActiveComputerName]"ComputerName"="-"the question is will this reg change my " full computer name " and can be seen with new name on fly without asking to restart ? Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
Create an account or sign in to comment
You need to be a member in order to leave a comment
Create an account
Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!Register a new account
Already have an account? Sign in here.Sign In Now