Change the registered owner of your PC

Posted in Windows Vista by Steve Sinchak

Would you like the change the registered owner and organization for your Windows Vista installation? Follow these steps below to make the registry changes necessary:

  1. Click on the Start Button and type in regedit and hit Enter.
  2. Navigate through HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, SOFTWARE, Microsoft, Windows NT and CurrentVersion.
  3. Right click on RegisteredOwner and select Properties.
  4. Enter in the new RegisteredOwner value.
  5. Right click on RegisteredOrganization and select Properties.
  6. Enter in the new RegisteredOrganization value.
  7. Close Registry Editor.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion

Thanks to James Alvarez for sending in this tweak.

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