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Windows 7: Rename Mycomputer

06 May 2014   #1
RakBag

Windows 7
 
 
Rename Mycomputer

How to prevent users to rename my computer icon on desktop.


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06 May 2014   #2
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

If they have there own account on the PC, you could change there Permissions.

Also you could make the shortcut read only, and change permissions on that shortcut.
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06 May 2014   #3
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

All they are doing is changing the name of the link. Curious why that is a problem?

Edit: Unless there is only one account and the change affects you
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