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Windows 7: Changing owner name in registry

29 Nov 2014   #1
Bo Jangles

64 bit Win 7 Home Premium
 
 
Changing owner name in registry

Have son in law's 64bit Win 7 PC. Want to change his name as registered owner to mine. Found the appropriate registry entry. Clicked on that entry and following options appeared leaving me bemused:-

New
Key
String Value
Binary Value
DWORD 32bit value
QWORD 64bit Value
Multi-string Value
Expandable String Value

Any clue to how I should proceed?


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29 Nov 2014   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Bo,

The tutorial below can help to change the registered owner of the PC for you.

Registered Owner and Organization
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29 Nov 2014   #3
Bo Jangles

64 bit Win 7 Home Premium
 
 

Am always cautious about fiddling with registry so had only right clicked once on the relevant entry rather than double clicking on it. It has worked perfectly.
Greatly appreciate you taking the time to point me in the right direction.
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29 Nov 2014   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome.
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