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Changing your computer’s name on a Mac device is easy.

Follow the steps on how to change your computer’s name:

  1. Select the Apple icon then click System Preferences.
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  1. Under System Preferences, click Sharing.
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  1. Click the text box next to Computer Name to enter a new name.
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When you click anywhere outside the text box, it will change the name of your Mac.

Sources:

Change your computer’s name or local hostname on Mac
How to change your Macbook name?
How to change the name of your Mac computer in 4 steps, so that it’s easier to find on your local network and AirDrop

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