Windows XP How do I change the name of my computer?

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Follow these steps:

a) Right-click on my computer and choose Properties.
b) Click the Computer name tab in the window that appears
c) Click "Change".
d) type a new name in the space that shows the current computer name.
e) Click OK to save changes.

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