Windows 7 - Rename Admin account

October 2017

To rename your Adminstrator account:
  • Click on Start > Run > type "secpol.msc"
  • Open Run Dialog Box.
  • Open the Local Security Policy editor using "secpol.msc".
  • In the left pane go to Local Policies > Security Options.
  • In the right pane go to Policy > Accounts:Rename administrator account
  • Change the admin name and close the local security policy window.


Published by deri58. Latest update on September 3, 2011 at 06:39 AM by deri58.
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