Quote: Originally Posted by marsmimar
You might be able to change your name through the registry by changing RegisteredOrganization and RegisteredOwner. Navigate to: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion Attachment 117236
Click on CurrentVersion and in the right pane you should see RegisteredOrganization and RegisteredOwner. You can double-click one of the values to open a dialog box called Edit String. Edit the Value Data box with whatever name you want to use (or leave it blank) and OK you way back out.
He is spot-on with this and it took about 2 minutes, very easy to do.
I named this install wrong.
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Here's the end result.
Here's proof, this did say "BareFoot" before and this is now, without a restart or log-off.
If you're concerned about an error, create a system restore point before you do it. How to Create a System Restore Point in Windows 7