Is it safe to give somebody my serial number?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by ozreth, Feb 6, 2010.

  1. ozreth macrumors 65816

    ozreth

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    I am selling my MBP to somebody and they would like to know the serial number. Why do they want this and is it safe to share?

    Thanks : )
     
  2. mattyuk macrumors 6502

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  3. Sneakz macrumors 65816

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    They can't do much with it. Probably just wants to check warranty status himself. It's safe to give.
     
  4. dukebound85 macrumors P6

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    its not like your ssn lol

    keck i can go get the serials off alot of items....doesnt do me any good though
     
  5. ozreth thread starter macrumors 65816

    ozreth

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    Oh I didnt even knwo this was possible. How do I do this?
     
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