How to rename a Mac OS Volume

Posted on 2009-04-21
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Last Modified: 2013-11-12
I am having to do a reload on a mac and somehow I messed up and the volume is names the same as the restore CD. How can I delete this volume and create a new one or just rename the volume?
Question by:Enformix
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strung earned 500 total points
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As long as file sharing is turned off, you should be able to click on the name (not the icon) in finder, wait a couple of seconds and click on it again so it is highlighted, then rename it.

Alternatively, click on the icon to highlight it, type command-i (for Get Info) and rename it in the Get Info window.

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Thanks for the prompt response and accurate solution.

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