Windows 7 - Change the registered owner

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To change the name under which Windows has been registered:
  • Start Menu>Run>Type: regedit
  • Expand the following: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion

Locate these 2 keys:
  • RegisteredOwner
  • RegisteredOrganization keys

Simply change their values (replace it with the name of your choice).
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