How do I find my computer name?

For many requests, IT requires the full computer name of the system. This information is critical to differentiate between computers in the same location and allows us to deliver support remotely if the full computer name of the system is known.

Windows 10

Right-click Start, then click System. The computer name will be listed in this window (see screenshot below).

Computer name on Windows 10

Windows 7

Click Start, Right Click on Computer and then Left Click on Properties. The computer name will be listed in this window (see screenshot below).

Computer name on Windows 7

macOS

On your Mac, click on the Apple menu and open System Preferences. Next, click Sharing. The computer name for your Mac appears at the top of Sharing preferences.

Computer name on macOS

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Article ID: 1596
Created
Wed 7/28/21 2:41 PM
Modified
Fri 8/13/21 2:04 PM