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Hey guys,

I need to change the computer name of a server before i plug in into the network due to the fact theres a similar named server. How can i change the computer name without network access? It is server 2008 r2. Thanks
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by:Manuel Flores
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Using and local administrator, then click on the Computer Name to change it.  I think you won't have any problem with this.
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Log in to the computer as the local administrator . Right-click computer>properties>advanced system settings>computername tab.  Change name, reboot
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Even in spanish I think it is understood

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