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Windows 7: Change NETWORK name?

07 Sep 2010   #1
Digital7

WIN 7 x64
 
 
Change NETWORK name?

Hello Folks,
I come to you for some guideline...

i have attached image...i want to rename my network name that's in circle red...to something else...everytime i reboot my router it gives weird names...is that possible to change those names?


to something i want?




Thanks!


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07 Sep 2010   #2
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

On the left side click on "Change Adapter Settings" and when the next screen comes up Right click on the Name(TallTiger) and Rename it.

Jim
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07 Sep 2010   #3
Digital7

WIN 7 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Phone Man View Post
On the left side click on "Change Adapter Settings" and when the next screen comes up Right click on the Name(TallTiger) and Rename it.

Jim

i tried that but it changes the name of Local Area Connection and not TallTiger!

here's Screenshot to prove it!

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07 Sep 2010   #4
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

I thought that is how I did mine. It was real easy so I just need to do some digging.

Jim
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07 Sep 2010   #5
debugged

Windows 7
 
 

this linked came up under your post! Network Name and Icon - Change
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07 Sep 2010   #6
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by debugged View Post
this linked came up under your post! Network Name and Icon - Change
Thats it. I knew it was easy but I suffer from CMS (can't remember stuff).

Jim
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07 Sep 2010   #7
Digital7

WIN 7 x64
 
 

Thanks guys
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