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I bought a second hand PC, every time I start word or excel the previous owners name comes up. I want to change his name to mine. Thoughts?
Microsoft Office XP Professional, version 5.1.2600 service pack 2 build 2600.
Thanks for asking!
Try opening Tools> Options> User Information. It may let you change from there.
I tried that, it allowed me to put my name in but that's all. After I saved my name and reopened word, my name showed up with his firm's name underneath (which is not visable in the user info place to change). Thoughts?
This may help:
There could very well be a registry hack, I just can't seem to find it.
Sorry Scott... above :P
Good one, Mike.
And just to be safe, in the unlikely event you ever lose a .doc ;)
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