JSI Tip 5159. How do I change the Windows 2000 computer name and domain membership using the GUI?

To change the Windows 2000 computer name and/or domain membership:

1. Control Panel / System / Network Identification / Properties.

2. To change the computer name, type the new computer name into the Computer name box.

3. To change the domain name, Select Domain in Member of and type the new domain name into the Domain box.

4. To change the Primary DNS suffix of this computer, press more and type the DNS domain name (JSIINC.COM) and press OK.

5. Press OK and complete the dialog.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.