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Windows 7: Renaming Devices in Windows Sound Control Panel

25 Mar 2012   #1
Hadabuo

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Renaming Devices in Windows Sound Control Panel

If I rename audio devices by the method indicated below, will there be any negative repercussions? I would assume that programs don't use those names to identify devices, but I want to double check.




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26 Mar 2012   #2
fireberd

Windows 7/10 64 bit
 
 

I've never tried it (or needed to). Give it a try and if doesn't work you can always change it back.
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26 Mar 2012   #3
richnrockville

Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Hadabuo View Post
If I rename audio devices by the method indicated below, will there be any negative repercussions? I would assume that programs don't use those names to identify devices, but I want to double check.

Welcome to the windows 7 forums.

My question is Why is it necessary to rename audio devices?

Who sees it but you when you look at the properties???

The less you mess with things, the better they operate...

KISS

Rich
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26 Mar 2012   #4
Andrewawright

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by richnrockville View Post
The less you mess with things, the better they operate...
Second that!
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