WIndows 7 change network name

Windows 7 called my local area connection "Network 18". I would like to rename it to something that makes more sense. I have tried every option in the Network and Sharing Center, but it only allows you to rename "Local Area Connection" and not the network name. It seems like you have to be able to set this to something more intelligent than a random number. How do you do it?

Windows 7 Network Location Dialog Box
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Rainer JeschorCommented:
you have to click on the network picture (symbol), then a new window opens where you can change the name and the displayed symbol.


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RegnillobianAuthor Commented:
That works! It's far from obvious. No right click or hyperlink or text. It is just kind of hidden in there.
RegnillobianAuthor Commented:
Open the network and sharing center in Windows and click the icon to the left of the network name.
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