Find Your Motherboard Brand and Model

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In Linux, there are no such tools installed out of the box. While you can install some of them to get motherboard information, there is a single console command you can issue and get your motherboard model and other details instantly. Here is a brief description of the tool taken from its man page. This table contains a description of the system’s hardware components, as well as other useful pieces of information such as serial numbers and BIOS revision.
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How do I find what computer motherboard I have?

Replacement or repair. Identifying through Windows or another utility You can view the manufacturer and model number in your Windows system using the System Information utility. To access this utility, follow the steps below. Select the Run option in the menu. In the Run text field, type msinfo32 and press Enter. Windows 7 and earlier versions Open the Start menu. This utility provides a good bit of information about your computer.

On the System Summary screen, you will find the motherboard manufacturer System Manufacturer and motherboard model System Model. The Model is the model number of the motherboard. Tip The motherboard may also be listed as the BaseBoard. Note If your computer is an OEM computer, such as a Dell or Hewlett Packard , the model number may be the model number of your computer and not the motherboard.

For these computers, we suggest referring to the technical documentation for the model of the computer. These documents can be downloaded directly from the computer manufacturer. Other ways of locating hardware and other computer specifications.

Documentation The documentation or technical notes for your computer or motherboard also include the motherboard information. PDF versions of these documents can be downloaded from the computer manufacturer or motherboard manufacturer website.

Visually identifying Finally, every computer motherboard has a silk screened name of the model and the manufacturer printed on the motherboard. For example, in the picture below, this motherboard has the model number PSAD2-E printed above the memory slots. Click the image below to get a larger view of this picture. Tip If you cannot locate the model number of a motherboard, but can locate an FCC identification number, it is recommended that you perform a search using that instead.

Motherboard form factor If you are looking for additional information about the type or form factor of the motherboard, see the form factor definition. That page contains sections about each of the motherboard form factors and information on how to distinguish each of them. Chipset or driver update If you are trying to determine chipset or motherboard information to update the drivers or the BIOS , see the motherboard drivers section for further information.

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To find the name of the motherboard that is installed in your computer, go to your computer’s Customer Care support site to find the product specification and motherboard specification documents listed in the Product Information section. If you are not already on your computer’s site, use the following steps to get there: Go the HP Customer Care home page: Click the Product Information link. Look in the Product Information section. In the list, find a product specification document that contains the name of the motherboard. You will also find a motherboard specification document that contains the name of the motherboard and detailed information about the system components on your motherboard.

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Also, you may want to check if the motherboard installed in your PC is really the model you ordered. Usually, the warranty is void if you open. Sometimes you may need to figure out exactly what kind motherboard your PC is running on and ideally to do so without opening the computer. You can quickly find your motherboard model and serial number in Windows 10 by runnning a simple command in Command Prompt.

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