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JSI Tip 2854. How do I add a comment when my Windows 2000 computer appears in a browse list?

To add the comment field:

1. Right-click My Computer.

2. Press Manage.

3. Right-click Computer Management (Local).

4. Press Properties.

5. Select the Network Identification tab.

6. Enter the comment in the Description box.

NOTE: It may take some time for the master browser(s) to update their browse list(s).

You can also use Regedt32 to navigate to:


On the Edit menu, Add Value name srvcomment and set the String (REG_SZ). Restart the client.

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