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Script to change computer name in domain RRS feed

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  • Hello,

    is it one machine or multiple? Or is it when a machine from an image is installed and you like to rename it? If the last option you have to use sysprep to not only change the name, also some additional information like the SID and some more.
    Best regards Meinolf Weber Disclaimer: This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights.
    Thursday, June 11, 2009 8:45 PM
  • You can use the commandline tool NETDOM to do that.  Once you understand the command parameters, it shouldn't be too tough to create a script to do multiple machines (if that's your intent).

    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc788029.aspx

    Kevin


    Kevin Remde US IT Evangelism - Microsoft Corporation http://blogs.technet.com/kevinremde
    • Marked as answer by Kevin Remde Saturday, June 13, 2009 10:42 AM
    Friday, June 12, 2009 12:50 PM
  • Ok, It was a machine from image.  They ran ghost walk on it.  Now a few years later we want to rename some of our remote computers about 50
    Friday, June 12, 2009 3:11 PM
  • Thanks
    Friday, June 12, 2009 3:44 PM