Finding the MAC Address on Your Device

  1. iOS devices: iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch
  2. Mac Air, Pro, Mini and iMac
  3. Android
  4. Blackberry Smartphones
  5. Blackberry Tablet
  6. Windows Workstation
  7. Linux Workstation

 


To locate the Media Access Control (MAC) Address of your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch, follow these steps:


1.Tap Settings.

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2.Select General.

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3.Select About.

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4.The Mac address is listed as Wi-Fi Address.

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To locate the MAC Address of your Mac Air, Pro, Mini and iMac, follow these steps:

  1. Go to System Preferences
  2. Select Network
  3. Select Ethernet then click Advanced
  4. Click on Hardware tab to display MAC Address

To locate the MAC Address of your Android, follow these steps:

  1. Under your Applications, select Settings
  2. At the very bottom of the list, choose "About Device (Android Phones may say About Phone)
  3. Choose Hardware Information (or Status menu)
  4. Your MAC address  will be listed under Wi-Fi MAC Address.

To find the MAC address of a Wi-Fi enabled BlackBerry smartphone, complete the following steps:

 BlackBerry Device Software 4.5 to 5.0:

  1. From the Home Screen click on Options.
  2. Next click Status.
  3. The WLAN MAC field displays the MAC address for the BlackBerry smartphone .

 BlackBerry Device Software 6.0 to 7.1:

  1. From the Home Screen select Setup.
  2. Next select Options.
  3. Next select Device.
  4. Then select Device and Status Information.
  5. The WLAN MAC field displays the MAC address for the BlackBerry smartphone.

 Blackberry 10 OS:

  1. From the Home Screen click on Network Connections.
  2. Next select Wi-Fi.
  3. Next Select Advanced.
  4. In the Diagnostic Information drop down, select Device Information.
  5. The Physical Address field diplays the MAC address for the smartphone.

 Blackberry Playbook:

  1. In the down right corner of your screen click on Settings.
  2. Next select Wifi in the left side. 
  3. Next tap wifion the bottom of the screen.
  4. The physical address listed is your MAC address.

To locate the MAC Address of your Windows computer, follow these steps:

  1. At the command prompt, type ipconfig /all, and then press Enter.
  2. Look for the following under the "Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:" heading:
    Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx

To locate the MAC Address on your Linux computer, follow these steps:

  1. Open a *nix terminal, type ifconfig -a and press Enter.
  2. Look for the name of your ethernet card in use. For example eth0.
  3. Your MAC address will be named HWaddr and have the following format: xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx

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