Find a Computer Name

It may be necessary to find the name of your computer when accessing services such as CrashPlan – follow the directions below:

Windows 8

Click the “Start” button

step 1

Right-click “This PC” or “Computer” and click “Properties”

step 2

Computer Name will be found towards the middle of the Properties window

step 3

Windows 10

Right-click the “Start” button in the bottom-lefthand corner of your screen. Select “System.”

Find “Computer name” in the Computer name, domain, and workgroup settings section

computer name


Click on the “Apple” icon in the Menu bar and click “System Preferences”


Click “Sharing”


Computer Name will be found at the top of the Sharing Preferences window


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Last modified: April 27, 2017