How to Change Your Windows 10 Computer Name

You can complete this task four different ways. Choose the one you prefer. Method #1 Right-click on the Start button. In the Power user menu, select the “System” option that you will find between the “Event Viewer” and the “Device Manager.” The About section will open and you will see the current PC name next […]

How to Change Your User Account Name in Windows 10

You can change the local and Microsoft account name in Windows 10 by following these steps. How to Change Your Microsoft Account Name Open the Settings app by pressing Windows + I. Hit Accounts. Click the Manage my Microsoft account link. Now you need to sign in to your Microsoft account. After that, hit Your […]

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 […]

How to Change Name of Sound Input and Output Devices

To change the name of your Windows 10 sound input and output devices, follow these steps: Start the sound settings. For Output Devices Select the output device you wish to rename from the drop-down list in the Output section. Click on the “Device properties” link.  Enter the name you want in the field above and […]

How to Change Default Folder Name in Windows 10

In Windows 10, the default folder name is New folder. You can change that if you prefer: Open the Run Box by pressing Windows + R. Enter regedit, then press Enter. Press Yes on the UAC popup. I suggest that you back up the registry before proceeding. Extend the following key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > […]