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Old Jul 6, 2013, 04:58 PM   #1
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How do I change the name on the computer it was originally registered to?

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Old Jul 6, 2013, 05:34 PM   #2
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easy: re-install, clean-install.

a bit harder: new account, delete old, rename computer all around (network and such)
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Old Jul 6, 2013, 09:39 PM   #3
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1. Open System Preferences->User & Groups (10.8) or System Preferences->Accounts and make a new Admin account and boot back into that new Admin account and delete that old user account.

2. Also open System Preferences->Sharing and look under the computer name and change it.

Now a fresh install might be better since a lot of programs might have his account registered in that program(s).
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