Know What Model and Year Mac You Have

Edited by Djinu, Crystal, Eng

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    In newer models, the information will be in the "About This Mac" section
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    It would show what year Mac we are using. In this particular model, it doesn't show that, so there's a couple extra steps to do.
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    Click on "More Info"
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    Highlight the serial number and copy it
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    Go to this page https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201300 and click on "Check Your Service and Support Coverage"
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    Once this page loads, enter the serial number and click "Continue"
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    It shows that we have a 13" Macbook from early 2008
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    This is how to check the year of your Macbook
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    If you have any questions or comments, please leave them in the space below. Thank you.
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Categories : Macintosh

Recent edits by: Crystal, Djinu

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