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The theory behind changing a Workstation name in SCCM

Purpose: The theory behind changing a Workstation name in SCCM

There are multiple ways to change a workstation name in a Domain. Once you have used one of the ways and changed the workstation name, you might be interested to know what is required to do for the name to change in the listings of the SCCM console. One way is to wait for all the SCCM cycles to do their magic for you, but if you are in a hurry with it…

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Change a computer name from the command-line

Purpose: Demonstrate different ways to change a computer name remotely using command-line

There are multiple reasons why you might need to change a computer name remotely. One might be that you are lazy. The other might be that you would disturbt the user if you change his workstation name with a RDP (or similar) connection. The third might be that you creating are a tool and want to use your command line as a function to it. What ever your case is, here are my foundings about this subject.

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