Mathematica: Finding Your MathID


The MathID is a specific code generated by Mathematica to identify your computer system wiht your Mathematica software. If you have already installed Mathematica onto your computer and entered your password, review the following:

To Find Your Specific MathID in Mathematica:

1. To retrieve your MathID, open Mathematica and from the Help menu.

2. Select About Mathematica . A new window will open and select the System Information button. (Help>About Mathematica>System Information).

system information button.

3. From the System Information Window, under the Kernel tab, find the Machine ID (fourth item from the top). The Machine ID is your MathID.

machine id.

4. You can also find your MathID by running the command $MachineID in a notebook.

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7/13/2017 10:18:39 AM