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Change registered owner windows 7 starter

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  • Security
  • Windows 7
  • HP Mini
Last response: in Windows 7
July 3, 2012 12:24:33 PM

Hello,
Hi Ive just bought secondhand laptop hp mini 210-2000 with windows starter, am complete beginner but need to get rid of registered owners name throuout the system without complete system restore, have tried everything I can find on internet, but nothing comes up like what people are saying, or it just refuses to change name! thanks

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July 3, 2012 1:43:41 PM

Run the regedit command. Do a Find and locate the name. Change it in the places it's listed.
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June 21, 2015 6:50:07 PM

format it, i think.. is there anybody who knows how to change the registered owner name in windows 7 Starter???
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June 21, 2015 7:22:08 PM

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Hi Ive just bought secondhand laptop

For a used PC, your first move should be a full wipe and reinstall. I know it's a pain, but for your protection as well as theirs.
You never know what the previous owner(s) had in there.
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