If you've purchased your computer with a default PC name that's already applied by the pre-Installed operating system, you'd want to change It to something more appropriate or perhaps personal to your computing environment. Rather than having to perform a clean Installation of Windows and rename It toward the end of completion, In this tutorial, I will show you how to change your PC's name In Windows 10 with Incredible ease.
Before I make a start, here's what I'm referring to. Open the System Properties and toward the middle of the window, you will see your Computer name, In my case, Windows10Tips as shown below.
So what's the purpose of a Computer name? Well, I'm glad you've asked! If you're part of a network, In order to be Identified and communicate with other PCs on the same network, you must have a Computer name. Now to prevent conflicts In communication, the Computer name must be different on each device. Be sure to take this under advisement prior to making the change.
Whilst there are many methods to change It, some of which are done via the Command Prompt and Windows PowerShell, they can fail at the best of times. As such, I will demonstrate how to change your device's Computer name, with a few simple steps. So without further delay, let's rip Into this tutorial.