How can I determine the hostname of a Windows (XP) computer from files alone?
I have a full backup of several hard drives, but I'm not sure which one is which.
You could open a copy of the SYSTEM registry file in the Registry Editor and browse to:
Plug the drive in as a secondary drive and go to: Start > Run > regedit > under File go to Load Hive > select the secondary drive and browse to
The default domain name contains your PC name (even on PCs that are not members of a domain).
Uslackers key also works for this purpose - just remember it is under the