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track down computer name change.

Posted on 2009-12-16
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Last Modified: 2012-05-08

How could I track down the computer name changes on a Windows XP workstation?, I use to have a look on netlogon.log before, but now that file is empty.

Thank you.
Question by:JorgeSimarroVillar
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The event logs will show you what the previous machine name was...  practically all event logs have a MachineName "column"

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Got it.

The nerlogon.log file was hidden!. I've been able to get any information needed.

Thank you.

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