You will need
To change the name of the user on the computer, you need to go to special settings. To do this click on "start". Next, go to "My computer". You will see all local drives of your computer, but it is not what you need. In the left part of the window click on the tab "control Panel".
In this menu are all settings that allow the computer to working in full mode, and in case of any failures to troubleshoot. Next you should have a large number of different labels, such as "Automatic updates", "Administration", and so on. If it's not, click in the upper left corner on the tab "Switch to classic view".
Locate the shortcut called "user Accounts". Usually all the labels are there in order, that is alphabetically, so look for the end of the list.
Click this icon with the right mouse button. You will see all created user accounts on this computer. Select the appropriate and press the right mouse button. Next, click on the tab "edit account". If you need to change only the name, then click "Change name." Now save all changes in the system.
If you need apart from the name change and other options, choose them from the list and click the right mouse button. It is also worth noting that to change the password on the computer requires the entry of the previous data. You can also change the image of the user. To do this, click on "Change image". Next, select the picture you want and save the settings. If you want to choose a picture from your own list, you must click on the tab "browse" and specify the full path on your hard drive or portable media.
Advice 2 : How to change user name
There are many reasons why you need to change the user name in your computer. You bought a computer from someone and want to delete his account and enter his, you made a mistake typing the user name during the installation of Windows, you changed the name, and maybe even a name and just because you want to. It doesn't matter why you decided to do it. It is important, how exactly to implement it.
You will need
- Computer with Windows operating system
- The access to the operating system Administrator rights
- Computer mouse, keyboard
Log in to the system using an account with Administrator rights.
Open the "start menu" and select "control Panel".
Open the category of "user Accounts". Select the account you would like to change.
Decide what you want to change this account – only the name or maybe a picture? Here you can create or change the password or change the account type.
Select "Change name" and enter a new one. Click "Change name". The account will be changed.
If you are satisfied with these changes, then we can stop. If you need to change the name of the user in the system properties, follow these steps.
Open the start menu and select Run. Type in "regedit" and click "OK". Opens the registry editor.
Follow the following path: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE / Software / Microsoft / Windows / Windows NT /Current Version and in the right pane, locate the setting RegistredOwner. Select it and open the menu by pressing the right mouse button.
Select "Edit" and under "Value" enter the desired name. Accept the changes by pressing "OK". Here you can change the name of the organization that owns the computer. For this you need to select RegisteredOrganization and repeat the same steps as in the case of the name change.
Be especially careful when editing the registry. It is not necessary to change any settings there unless you know exactly what changes this will bring.