Groovy, My kid borrowed my HP Pavilion with Windows 10, named the computer, added his name as owner and administrator. Now I have it back but every document I file has the path:
Question: How can I unlock and rename the master file called
Seems like this should be simple but it sure has me stumped!
What I would do is Create a new username in Windows then copy all the files from that old profile into your new profile. Problem solved. I say this because renaming a user can cause problems because the path is already set and it won't be easy.
Make sure to make the new user Administrator. Do you know how to do that?
answered Feb 20 '12 at 11:50
It looks like your kid has just renamed your computer, if this is the case then you should be able to change it back quite easily.
There are instructions here - http://www.groovypost.com/howto/microsoft/vista/change-your-windows-computer-name/
answered Feb 21 '12 at 11:35