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Windows 2008 R2 change "My Computer" to be %username% on %computername%

You cannot edit this as the administrator, (only trustedinstaller is given write access) so you must take ownership of the parent registry key/s first, then assign your accounts rights to write to the key.

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesCLSID{20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D}]
@=”Computer”
“LocalizedString”=hex(2):25,00,75,00,73,00,65,00,72,00,6e,00,61,00,6d,00,65,00,
25,00,20,00,6f,00,6e,00,20,00,25,00,63,00,6f,00,6d,00,70,00,75,00,74,00,65,
00,72,00,6e,00,61,00,6d,00,65,00,25,00,00,00

Add Desktop Shortcuts like "My computer" and "Network" for Windows 2008 and Windows 2008 R2 and in Remote Desktop

Add Desktop Shortcuts like “My computer” and “Network” for Windows 2008 and Windows 2008 R2

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerHideDesktopIconsNewStartPanel]

My Computer:{20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D

Libraries: {031E4825-7B94-4dc3-B131-E946B44C8DD5}

Control Panel: {5399E694-6CE5-4D6C-8FCE-1D8870FDCBA0}

User Profile: {59031a47-3f72-44a7-89c5-5595fe6b30ee}

Network: {F02C1A0D-BE21-4350-88B0-7367FC96EF3C}

Windows Search: {9343812e-1c37-4a49-a12e-4b2d810d956b}

Public Folder: {4336a54d-038b-4685-ab02-99bb52d3fb8b}

My Network Places: {208D2C60-3AEA-1069-A2D7-08002B30309D}

Internet Explorer: {871C5380-42A0-1069-A2EA-08002B30309D}

Appsense EM 8.2 Snippet (txt renamed to doc)

Windows_Desktop_ShowIcons_EM_Snippet_8.2.216.0