Stumbled upon this site today. You can browse, see the top names, or view a random name. Pretty cool. I usually just name my computer something like "example", "example.computer", or "my-pc".
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Posted 26 January 2016 - 05:48 PM
In my little home network, each unit has an owner and a primary use (something it does better than the others) are reflected in the assigned network user name. Like Joe-printer or Becky-scan. Others can be more descriptive or not, just so the users within the network know where to do each job, locate a printout, or send a fax.
Posted 02 February 2016 - 06:56 PM
Mine is just called Thomas HP witch is my first name and the brand of computer I have.
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Posted 31 May 2016 - 10:11 PM
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A learning experience is one of those things that say, "You know that thing you just did? Don't do that." Douglas Adams (1952-2001)
"Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination circles the world." Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
Posted 01 June 2016 - 10:46 AM
One of my computers is named "Problem Chid" another that I got at a garage sale is named "Foundling"
Hard drives and USB drives are named after characters in literature and the authors who created them.
Posted 02 June 2016 - 01:40 PM
I currently have a client who has their servers named after the reindeer. Large operations use abbreviated names and numbers as rooms and floor designations. Multi-level networks often have numbers to start to help designate particular levels of security.
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