How to Rename This PC in Windows 10

There are three different ways to rename This PC, and they are:

Method #1

Open the File Explorer by pressing Windows + E.

Right-click on “This PC” in the navigation pane.

Choose “Rename” from the context menu.

Enter the desired name.

Click on the “Enter” button.

Method #2

Open the Run Box by pressing Windows + R. Enter shell:desktop and then press the “Enter” key.

Right-click on “This PC” in the “Desktop” folder.

Choose “Rename” from the context menu.

Click the “Enter” key after entering your desired name.

Method #3

The steps below are for those who already have the This PC icon on their desktop:

Right-click on the “This PC” icon on the desktop.

Click the “Rename” option in the context menu.

Enter the name and then click “Enter.”

Note: Note that the above methods do not affect This PC in the drop-down list “Open File Explorer to.”

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