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Windows 7: User Name Changed but Log In Remains

25 Sep 2012   #1

Laptop: Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1, Desktop: Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
User Name Changed but Log In Remains

I'm using a Win 7 Home Prem SP1 x64 system.

My Problem:
I have changed my User Account Name, However I must still log in using my old User Account Name

What I've done (more or less in-order):
-Secure Logon - Press CTRL + ALT + DELETE to log on
-Log On with User Name and Password
-Lock Computer Screen - Display User Information or Not ("Do not display user information")
-Display Information About Previous Logons During User Logon in Vista and Windows 7 ("Display Logon Information")
-Changed User name

I realize that it may work if I undo the four changes but I don't want to undo and redo all of these steps. There must be an easier way.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Sep 2012   #2

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

You should have created a new user account.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Sep 2012   #3

Laptop: Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1, Desktop: Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1

In all other circumstances when you change your name, your login name changes as well.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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