Finding your MAC addresses

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The MAC address is an identifier. Each of your network interface (wired and wifi) has one, and they are necessary to connect a new device on our network.
 

How to find your MAC addresses ?

A MAC address is typically a string of six sets of two characters or digits separated by colons, (hexadecimal writing) such as "5A-FF-56-A2-AF-15" or "5A:FF:56:A2:AF:15". There is various ways to find it, depending on the Operating System you are using. Here is a list of the most common ones.

 

Windows

 

Do the following key combination: Windows + R to open the “Execute” window.

Type  cmd  then Enter to open the Command Shell.
Type  getmac -v , then Enter to get a list of the MAC addresses of your device.

The MAC address is in the “Physical Address” column.
The first line is usually the one of the wired network card with the second for the WiFi card.

 

 

GNU/Linux

 

Vous obtenez ainsi vos adresses MACs.

 

 

MAC OS X

 

Using the graphical interface:

Using the terminal:

You can get your MAC addresses in the “Ethernet Address” field

 

 

Android phone

 

You can get your MAC addresses in the "Wi-Fi MAC Address" section.

 

 

PS4

 

Your MAC address is displayed next to "MAC Address (LAN Cable)"

 


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