Do laptops emit an identifying code/number just like a cellular phone would and Tags: Laptops Phones Stolen Laptop Windows 7 Last response: October 18, 2011 9:43 PM in Windows 7 Share Earl Goodman October 18, 2011 8:21:29 PM Do laptops emit some fdentifying siganl or number as a cellular phone/any other phone would and, if so, can this be used to track a stolen laptop even if it has no tracking software program? More about : laptops emit identifying code number cellular phone neonneophyte October 18, 2011 8:26:27 PM serial numbers, but they arent digital. mac address. operating system user info. but they can be changed. you are probably sol =[ what kind of laptop? SR-71 Blackbird a b D Laptop a c 403 $ Windows 7 October 18, 2011 8:28:58 PM Mac address when using wireless Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dextermat a b D Laptop a b $ Windows 7 October 18, 2011 8:43:22 PM I dunno about windows vista and 7 but I know that windows xp / internet explorer use to leave a trace hairystuff a b $ Windows 7 October 18, 2011 9:43:29 PM If your laptop has a internal hsdpa data card like the type in some of the dell laptops then maybe you could track the machines with the right setup, but its a long shot. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !