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UWM Macs (How To) Find the Computer Name of a University-Owned Mac

The computer name is found in the "System Information" menu.
  1. Click on the Apple menu, hold the Option key and select System Information....

  2. The computer name will be at the bottom of the System Report screen, next to a miniature icon of the computer being used. The computer name is on a light-blue background at the bottom of the window.
If your Mac does not boot, you can instead provide your IT support staff with the serial number of your Mac.
Instructions to find your serial number can be found at the fi:

KeywordsMac, University owned, computer name, machine name, name, finding name, find name   Doc ID46653
OwnerHelp Desk K.GroupUW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created2015-02-02 11:33:55Updated2023-09-28 14:43:43
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