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There are several questions similar to what I'm trying to do here, but I can't find any that actually answer the question. Feel free to just link me if you find one.
I need to set the hostname of a Windows 7 machine. In Linux, it's a simple
But on Windows, I can't figure out how to set my hostname to this without having an actual domain set up called
Is it possible to do this? I have a DNS domain called
mydomain.com but it is not a Windows active directory domain, so when I try to set it in the Network ID menu in
sysdm.cpl, it doesn't recognize the domain and fails to connect.
Is there a simple way to do this in Windows?