This article outlines how to find the name of your computer, especially for troubleshooting or support purposes.
Your computer's name identifies it on a network.
- Open System by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking System and Maintenance, and then clicking System.
- Under Computer name, domain, and workgroup settings, you can find your computer's name, and its full computer name if your computer is on a domain.
- Open System Preferences, Open Sharing
- You can find the computer name at the top of the Sharing Window