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Find IP and MAC Address on OSX

Find your IP address and MAC address on an OSX machine by following these steps:

  1. Open System Preferences
  2. Click Network
  3. In the left-hand pane, click Ethernet or Wi-Fi (depending on which connection you are currently using)
  4. The current IP address is listed under "Status: Connected" in the center panel
  5. Click Advanced at the bottom right of the center panel to find the MAC address
  6. In the window that pops up, click Hardware at the top right of the menu choices. The MAC address is listed at the top.

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