Windows 10/Administration/users

Windows 10/Administration/users

rename username (id)

Computer Management - users, rename user

Login as another administrator user, rename user profile C:\users\user to C:\users\newuser

regedit, and modify the registry value ProfileImagePath to the new path name.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList\<User SID>\

A note on : the ProfileList registry key contains a number of sub-keys. To find out which one to change, click on each sub-key and examine the values, to find the sub-key with the right ProfileImagePath

Last update: 2020-09-28 05:58:10 UTC