Windows 7 Start Button

When you hover your mouse over the windows 7 start button it reads start.  Is there any way to change that so it can read the computer name?
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
No. It is part of the Windows code, not an Icon.
Windows 7 Start Tooltip text changer

According to the site, Start Button ToolTip Text Changer will allow you to change the tooltip text of your Start Button or Orb in Windows 7. It has been tested on Windows 7, 32-bit and 64-bit. I haven't used just automates the manual effort that used to be required to modify the MUI file for explorer and recompile it...not sure if %computername% would be valid input to this utility or not. I do know the MUI files have reference to %1, so they do support variables to some extent.
WellingtonISAuthor Commented:
I tried that it didn't work.  But thanks.  I thought there was a file or dll that I could change.
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I wouldn't change any of that, sounds like a disaster witing to happen. Just pop open command prompt and type hostname, or use a batch file and output the data to a file etc. If you need the hostname quickly.

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WellingtonISAuthor Commented:
Thanks everyone
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@WellingtonIS  - You are very welcome and I was happy to help.
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