How To Find Your Mac Address In Windows XP

A Media Access Control Address (MAC address) is the equivalent to the serial number of a network card. Each MAC address is unique, and so it identifies the network card you have installed in your computer. If assigned by the manufacturer, a MAC address usually encodes the manufacturer's registered identification number.

Step 1: From the start menu on your desktop, click Run


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Step 2: In the Run window, type in command then click the OK button.


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Step 3: In the command window type in ' ipconfig /all ' and press the Enter key. (type without the quotes)

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Step 4: you can find your MAC address next to the label Physical Address as shown in the image below.

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You have found your MAC address. Close the various dialog box, windows and whatnot.

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1 comments :

Aung Ko Htwe said...

We can also use another command to find MAC address, "getmac" .

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