How to Find the Name of your Computer/Device/Machine

Follow the instructions below to accurately identify your computer, device, or machine name:


Windows 10:

  • Open the Control Panel.

  • Click System and Security > System.

    On the View basic information about your computer page, see the Full computer name under the section Computer name, domain, and workgroup settings

Mac OS X 10.4 and later:

  • Launch your System Preferences.
  • Click on the Sharing pane.
  • Your Computer Name is listed at the top of the pane.


  • Launch your Settings app
  • Press General and then press About.
  • Your iOS device name will be at the top left of the screen.
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