Change system names on macOS

From term (or equivalent), copy and paste:

To change your public Host Name (i.e., sh sudo scutil --set HostName

To change your local Host Name (i.e., jeff.local): sh sudo scutil --set LocalHostName

To change your Finder Computer Name (i.e., Jeff's MBP): sh sudo scutil --set ComputerName

Finally, flush your DNS cache to force refresh: sh dscacheutil -flushcache


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