Finding system information about your computer comes in handy in many ways. For example, it can be useful to determine if the device meets the minimum requirements to install a piece of software. If the computer is not working, and you have to troubleshoot a problem. Or, if you are noticing the device is getting slower over time, knowing the hardware specifications can help confirm whether you need to upgrade a component or it is time to replace the machine. In this guide, you will learn how to do that for both Windows and macOS.
- Click on the start button and then click on Settings (Paramètres).
- Select System (Système).
- Click About (À propos de) at the bottom of the menu on the left.
The About section will show you the basic information about your computer.
- Click on the Apple icon at the top in the menu bar.
- Tap About this Mac (À propos de ce Mac).
The window that opens will show you basic information about your Mac.