How to rename a Folder that’s on the Desktop for Mac

Although rarely done, you may have to rename a Folder on your Desktop (or even in the Finder) from time to time.  This can be done quickly and easily.

Here’s how:

1. Move the Mouse over the name of the folder that you wish to rename.
2. Single click on the name until it becomes highlighted.
3. Start typing the new name of the Folder.
4. Press [ENTER] when finished.
5. That’s it.

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