Desktops, Laptops & Monitors: Find the name of your computer


This article outlines how to find the name of your computer, especially for troubleshooting or support purposes. 


For Windows:

Your computer's name identifies it on a network.

  1. Open System by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking System and Maintenance, and then clicking System.
  2. 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.

For Apple:

  1. Open System Preferences, Open Sharing
  2. You can find the computer name at the top of the Sharing Window
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