On occasion it maybe useful to know your computer name, for example we may ask for it during a remote support session to your computer.


The simplest way to get your computer name is to follow these simple steps:


1. Click inside the Windows Search bar located in the lower left corner of the computer and type CMD and press enter, If you are using Windows 7 then you can click on START then click RUN and type CMD into the white box and press enter, You will then see a black box with a cursor flashing ready to accept keyboard input:


Once you type CMD and press enter (as above) you will see the below


See the source image


2. Now simply type into the black box hostname and press enter, In the example below you can see that the computer name in this case is Himanshu-PC , This info is your computer name.


See the source image



That is it !