Find Computer Name

Find Computer Name


This guide walks a user through the steps to find the device name of a Windows 10 or Mac computer.


Windows 10

  1. Right click on the Start button
  2. In the pop-up menu, click on System
  3. Look for the "Computer name"


  1. Open System Preferences (Finder > Applications > System Preferences)
  2. Double-click Sharing
  3. Look for the "Computer Name"

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