Office Hours
     M-F 8am-Noon, 1pm-5pm
     Call and leave voice mail
     or email
ISO Main #'s
    Phone: 972-883-6810
    Fax: 972-883-6865
Physical Location
    Research and Operations
    Center (ROC)
Mail Station: ROC43

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Web + Email Security
Security Tips & Threats

Patching Windows: Finding the NetBIOS Name

To obtain the NetBIOS name of your computer, follow these steps:

  • Go to "Start", then "Run...".
  • Type "cmd" (without the quotes) in the window that pops up, and click "OK".
    A window titled CMD will open with a blinking cursor.
  • In the cmd window that pops up, type "set computername" (again, no quotes).
    Your computer's name will be displayed in the format COMPUTERNAME=XXXXXXXXX.
  • Once you have written down the computer name, type in "exit" to close the window