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Mac OS X Computer Name and IP Address


To locate the name of your Mac OS X computer or it's current IP address:

  • Click the Apple menu.
  • Click System Preferences....
  • Click Sharing to view the name of your computer.
  • Click the back arrow to view all System Preferences.
  • Click Network to view the IP address of your computer.
  • Click the type of network connection on the left side (ethernet, Wi-Fi, etc.) to identify the connection type.
  • View the assigned IP address for the specified connection type under the Status in the main part of the window.
Computer and Device Services
Network Access
Last updated: 
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

If you have questions or need further information, contact your department's IT support office, or contact the IT Service Desk via email at [email protected], via phone at 603-646-2999 or walk in to see them in Baker/Berry 178J.

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