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Find Macbook Pro Serial Number

The Macbook pro serial number can be found at several places. The Apple mac serial number is present inside the OS as well as on few other places. You can find the serial number of macbook pro for all models. The methods explained are the same for every model. A limited no. of Macbooks pro are shipped with different serial numbers which might conflict. The serial number for the macbooks inside the OS and on the computer label are different.

Basically there are 4 ways to find serial number of Macbook:

  1. Inside the OS X
  2. Surface of the computer
  3. On Original Product packaging
  4. On Original receipt or invoice

Inside the OS X 

You can find the serial number from ABOUT THIS MAC Window.

In OS X Yosemite, you can find the ABOUT THE MAC option from Apple Menu. Serial number is listed just above system report button.

macbook model number

In OS X Mavericks or earlier, click on APPLE MENU and Choose ABOUT THE MAC option. Now double click the version no. to see the macbook serial no.

Mavericks model number

Surface of the Computer

The easiest way to lookup your apple serial no. is to look on the surface of the computer either on the back side or inside the battery bay. It totally depends on your model no. Below I am going to mention macbook model no. for which you will find serial no. on the surface.

Model Instruction
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Mid 2014)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2014)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2013)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Late 2013)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2013)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013)
  • Macbook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012)
  • MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012)
  • MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2012)
  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2012)
For these listed models you will find serial no. as shown below.

  • MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011) 
  • MacBook Pro (13-inch, Early 2011)
  • MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2009)
  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, Late 2011) 
  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2.53GHz, Mid 2009)
  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2009)
  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, Early 2011) 
  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2010) 
  • MacBook Pro (17-inch, Late 2011) 
  • MacBook Pro (17-inch, Early 2011) 
  • MacBook Pro (17-inch, Mid 2010)
  • MacBook Pro (17-inch, Mid 2009)
  • MacBook Pro (17-Inch, Early 2009)
The serial number for mac models is laser etched on the back surface of computer.

  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, Late 2008)
 

The serial number is located on the front wall of the battery bay.

  • MacBook Pro (17-inch, Late 2008)
  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2.4/2.2GHz)
  • MacBook Pro (17-inch 2.4GHz)
  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, Core 2 Duo)
  • MacBook Pro (17-inch, Core 2 Duo)
  • MacBook Pro (15-inch, Glossy)
  • MacBook Pro (17-inch)
  • MacBook Pro (Original)
The serial number is located on the bottom of the computer, underneath the battery in the battery bay.

 

On the Original Packaging

You need to check the barcode label of your macbook pro original packaging. Serial no. is present on the barcode label. If you are unable to follow the above 3 methods then check out the 4th one below.

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Original Receipt or Invoice

There are many retailers who include your Macbook pro serial no. on the receipt. You can also try to find in your invoice.

I am pretty hopeful that you will surely find out apple macboook pro serial no. from one of the methods. If you have any queries then comment.

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