Change of Ownership

  Lettervanman 21:24 18 Dec 05

I have sold my old computer to a friend, she is pleased with it but for the fact that when she prints a greetings card,and other things, it says it was created by me!
Any idea how to change ownership to her?

Windows 98se

  Thalmus 21:28 18 Dec 05

If its in XP then create a new user profile for her and the ndelte yours

click here

  firerescue999 21:28 18 Dec 05

The only way I know how to change this is to reformat the Hard Drive with the Windows disc.

  VoG II 21:32 18 Dec 05
  Lettervanman 21:33 18 Dec 05

Thalmus,no joy it is windows 98se.

firerescue999,yes I thought that might be the case!

  Lettervanman 21:36 18 Dec 05

Thanks for that,I will give it a try when I next visit.

  alexgray104 21:55 18 Dec 05

In microsoft word isn't there a section where you can change the author. Dunno how to do this, maybe someone with bit more knowledge could help. Sorry, but I'm not very good with users and authors etc.

  VoG II 21:59 18 Dec 05

In Word it is in Tools>Options, User Information tab.

  lotvic 22:29 18 Dec 05

No need to reformat and install just change the name in registry W98se

click here

or click here

and for Office click here

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

iPhone 7 review: a range of small updates add up to an excellent phone

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

How New York’s Stylin’ Seniors became a golden social media campaign

23 Apple Watch tips & secret features: Master your Apple Watch, Apple Watch Series 1 or Apple…