How can I assign a "name" to a network location in Windows 7? E.g.
The "name" of the computer with the IP 192.168.2.1 is its hostname. You have to set it on the computer with the IP 192.168.2.1. Here is a HowTo for Windows Vista/7.
If you want to just use that name on your machine to refer to 192.168.2.1, you can edit your HOSTS-file and append the following line:
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