How to Rename your MacOS Computer

By Aaron Vanasse
Published on January 17, 2019 3:53 pm MT
Updated on January 23, 2019 3:41 pm MT
Posted in Apple, General CNSIT

From time to it maybe necessary to rename your Mac computer to a new name. To change the official name of your Mac use the following steps.

  1. Open System Preferences in the drop down menu under the Apple icon at the top left of your screen.


      2. A pop up will appear with system preferences. Now choose Sharing icon


    3. In the next dialogue box you will see at the top Computer Name. Enter your new name for your Mac here. You can then close the window.


4. You have successfully changed the name of your Mac computer.

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