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How can I find my hardware details?

If you can't explain this to me then please direct me then please direct me to another hardware listing program.

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marked as duplicate by Jorge Castro, Ringtail, John S Gruber, jokerdino, Mitch Sep 15 '12 at 5:19

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Open the dash. Then, search for Terminal. Open it. (It may be called Terminal Emulator).

Wait for a pronpt that looks like user@computer:~$. Then, type:

sudo lshw

and press Enter.

You will be prompted for your password. Give it(the space will remain blank, not even ******), and press Enter. If the password is correct, the command will return results after a delay that can sometimes take a few minutes. You know it's finished when you see the user@computer:~$ prompt again.

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