How to Change System Product Name on Windows 11 PC
Every time you buy a Windows 11 PC, you get a unique system product name. It is basically a PC model name usually assigned by the OEM. For example, if you're buying a Dell desktop or laptop computer, it might be something like the Inspiron 5370.
For check the product name of your Windows 11 PC systemyou can go to Settings > System. Here on the right side you will find it on the first page below computer user name. You can see the screenshot below to get a clear idea:
The shocking thing about the system product name is that it cannot be changed even if you are the device administrator. Although there is no problem with this and it will not affect the functionality of the device.
If you have created a custom PC, usually there is no system product name assigned to your Windows 11 PC. In this case, it would be a good idea to change the system product name in Windows 11 to OEM or preferred name.
How to Change System Product Name in Windows 11
Officially, there is no option available in Windows 11 to make this change, but it is possible thanks to a registry hack. Here's how you can do it:
Start Registry Editor on a Windows 11 PC. For that, WIN + R to eat lunch run dialogthen write regeditClick on OKAY.
You must go to the following key address:
On the right side you will find string value named as Model. Double click on it and set your value data in the name of the system product. Could OEM or preferred name.
In case, Missing model string value in OEM info keythen you need create it manually. For that, right click on empty spaceTo select New > string value and name it Model. Now follow the above step to change it.
To click OKAY to apply the changes and close registry editor.
Now you need to head to Settings > System. Here you will find the product name of the updated system. If it is not up to date, restart your computer to apply the changes. Here's what it looks like:
Following the same procedure, you can define the name of your choice.
Why don't you try this solution to change system product name in Windows 11? Also, let us know in the comment which name you set.
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