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:hello:

I wish to rename 2 specific links from within the Start Menu for my unattended cd:

Rename My Computer to 'piXel'
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Rename (C:) Local Disk to 'piXel'
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I wish to rename both of these links unattendedly, how would I go about it?

Thanks for any assistance

Edited by piXelatedEmpire, 15 June 2006 - 06:49 AM.



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you carnt get rid of device letter but partition magic will re lable it until you del partition

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I'm unsure how you can rename my computer unattended. but to rename your drive, simply use the dos command label.

In your case: label c: piXel, where c: is your OS drive.
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Rename "My Computer" unattended.
Run this vbs script from RunOnceEx.
It will be the name you set in your "winnt.sif".
Const MY_COMPUTER = &H11&

Set objNetwork = CreateObject("Wscript.Network")
objComputerName = objNetwork.ComputerName
Set objShell = CreateObject("Shell.Application")
Set objFolder = objShell.Namespace(MY_COMPUTER) 
Set objFolderItem = objFolder.Self
objFolderItem.Name = objComputerName

Rename "Drive(s)" unattended.
Put this "reg" in your regtweaks.
It will also do your icon.
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\DriveIcons\C\DefaultLabel]
@="Hoved Drev"
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\DriveIcons\C\DefaultIcon]
@="c:\\windows\\icons\\System\\win.ico"

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Edited by Lau, 15 June 2006 - 02:22 PM.

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Never Mind!

Edited by mazin, 19 June 2006 - 04:46 AM.

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