Windows 7: Change Computer Name/Domain Changes 29 Jun 2011 #1 eiger3970 Windows 7 69 posts Change Computer Name/Domain Changes Hi Windows SevenForums, does someone NOT from Microsoft (useless, Arne And Guest Hello. It gives me an error but I don't have it with me now. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. weblink
Note that some firewalls must be completely uninstalled to stop them from affecting your networking. Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page... Network Identification The following error occurred validating the name "domain.com" This condition may be caused bye a DNS lookup problem. By sharing your experience you can help other community members facing similar problems. Thanks! https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/36e031bc-bb8e-4836-b007-13728476b57f/cannot-rename-computer-or-workgroup-general-network-error?forum=itprovistanetworking
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I found in my i386 directory that there were several unattended.txt files. Was able to change the name. Sep-by-step for what works on my machine (Vista home premium SP1) Run from an administrator enabled account UAC ON Start Orb right click computer, left click properties (gets to Control Panel>> http://www.pcreview.co.uk/threads/the-following-error-occurred-validating-the-name.1473187/ I get the > same error message when I try to change the Workgroup name, which is > different from the Computer name. > #9 (permalink) 04-28-2009 Jack
I get an network error message when I click on the Apply button. Network & Sharing Not able to access my Domain computer"The security database on the server does not have a computer account for this workstation trust relationship" I recently installed Windows 7 Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so , join our community today! When I get home from work, i'll write the error down.
Follow below article: h… MS Server Apps Windows 8/8.1/10 Too Many Recovery Partitions Article by: David When you upgrade from Windows 8 to 8.1 or to Windows 10 or if you Please note, however, that this machine was rebuilt from its >original CD's as I could not fix a problem where he could not use port 80 to >surf the net. After joining the domain... This contact information may change without notice.
JohnWill, Sep 16, 2009 #7 IH-Mitch Thread Starter Joined: Jul 18, 2009 Messages: 106 Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600] (C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp. http://thesweepdoctor.com/the-following/the-following-error-occurred-validating.html I have temporarily turned off the > Firewall on both computers, but I get the same network error message. > #3 (permalink) 04-27-2009 Jack Posts: n/a Re: Can't I did not have problems in few machines. About Us PC Review is a computing review website with helpful tech support forums staffed by PC experts.
Hello and welcome to PC Review. Vista SFC Procedure JohnWill, Sep 15, 2009 #2 IH-Mitch Thread Starter Joined: Jul 18, 2009 Messages: 106 Ok i got it now where i can change my workgroup on vista In my previous tries to resolve the problem I did not see a Change Domain option only Workgroup Change option. "Michael Walraven"
JohnWill, Sep 16, 2009 #4 IH-Mitch Thread Starter Joined: Jul 18, 2009 Messages: 106 I tried that and still no luck. What's interesting is >>> that when I do a Query of the Network computers on the Vista PC, I can >>> navigate to the folders that are shared on the XP There are no special >>>> characters or spaces in my home workgroup name.
Can't Change Workgroup Name microsoft.public.windows.vista.networking sharing Page 1 of 2 1 2 > LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes #1 (permalink) 04-27-2009 Jack Posts: n/a Can't Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions. Could not. w/c VM is mounted?had the same problem before.
When I booted it, it said that there a duplicate name on the network. No, create an account now. Privacy statement © 2016 Microsoft. this content anyway, I try to change the computer name inside VMWare and it won't let me.
Free Windows Admin Tool Kit Click here and download it now October 6th, 2008 10:29am I tried everything you suggested and still got the same error when I tried to change If the firewall is the problem, you'll have to configure it to allow access to "trusted zone" addresses. My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Self built pc. No, create an account now.
Removed the NIC. Take ownership ==================== 1.In the "Start" menu, locate "Command Prompt". Solved Can Not Change Computer Name Posted on 2009-01-16 MS Server Apps MS Legacy OS 1 Verified Solution 8 Comments 3,780 Views Last Modified: 2012-05-06 I had to bring an old If you're having a computer problem, ask on our forum for advice.
Thanks for the Orb clarification.