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How to Change Account Name in Windows 11 Pro

Restart the PC Login as a secondary Administrative account Go to Control Panel and rename the account Set/Change password for account Rename the Directory from C:\Users\OldUser to C:\Users\NewUser Go to the Registry Editor and change the account name. Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList\S-1-5-21-1016846037-3682850039-186600283-1001 (Replace this with the correct Profile) Then Restart the computer

How to show Full Context Menu in Windows 11

How to show Full Context Menu in Windows 11 Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\CLASSES\CLSID\ Create a new registry key called {86ca1aa0-34aa-4e8b-a509-50c905bae2a2} Create a new key called InprocServer32 underneath {86ca1aa0-34aa-4e8b-a509-50c905bae2a2} Open the (Default) key in InprocServer32 and set its value to blank, then click OK Restart the Computer to receive the full Context Menu.

How to enable Admin Shares in Windows 11 Pro

How to enable Admin Shares such as C$, IPC$, Admin$ on Windows 11 Pro Open the Registry Editor (Type regedit.exe); Go to the following reg key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System Create a new DWORD (32-bit) parameter with the name LocalAccountTokenFilterPolicy Set the LocalAccountTokenFilterPolicy parameter value to 1 Close the Registry Editor; there is no need to restart the… Read more How to enable Admin Shares in Windows 11 Pro

How to manage Windows Optional Features using command line and PowerShell

How to manage Windows Optional Features using command line and PowerShell CHUONG K. NGUYEN – BSc., MCSEx2, MCSAx2, MCP, MCTS, MCITP, CCNA Using Command Line Launch CMD, type: optionalfeatures Press the Windows Key, type CMD, press CTRL+SHIFT+ENTER to launch command prompt in Administrative mode. To list all features, type: dism /online /get-features /format:table | more… Read more How to manage Windows Optional Features using command line and PowerShell