Can I change user name in MS Office?

  kjrider 17:24 22 Jul 2009
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Hi there

I want to sell my old PC, but it has my name as the user in the MS Office XP suite.

Is it possible to delete or change the name?

Otherwise I will need to reinstall office.

I am giving the Office XP discs with my old PC.

Cheers

KJR

  T I M B O 17:34 22 Jul 2009

Best to wipe that hard drive b4 you give it away >> click here

  Eric10 19:30 22 Jul 2009

If you only want to change the user name in Office XP (2002) then do the following:

Open Word
1. On the Tools menu, click Options.
2. Click the User Information tab.
3. Type the user name information in the Name box.
4. Click OK.

This will change the name for all the Office applications.

If you have had other sensitive files on the PC then wiping it may the better option.

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