How to Find the MAC Address


بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

This article describes a quick method to find the MAC  Address(Media Access Control).

1- What is MAC Address ?

– A Media Access Control address (MAC address) is a unique identifier assigned to network interfaces

for communications on the physical network segment.

2- What is ARP?

Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) is the protocol that maps Ethernet MAC address to IP address.

To determine the MAC address of computer:

start – Run – type  ARP -a (local computer IP)

Note : If you not determine the IP the command will give you MAC Address for all subnet network.

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About Mohamed Abd Elhamid

Microsoft System Administrator

Posted on October 19, 2011, in HOW TO ?, Tips and Tricks and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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