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Find IP and MAC Address on Windows

Find your IP address and MAC address on a Windows machine by following these steps:

  1. Open a Command Prompt window
  2. Type ipconfig and press enter/return
  3. The resulting output will show all of the network connections your computer is currently using.
  4. Look under Wireless LAN Adapter Wireless Network Connection to locate the IP address if you're using wireless, or,
  5. Look under Ethernet Adapter Local Area Connection if you're using ethernet.
  6. Scroll to the end of the results. Type getmac and press enter/return
  7. The MAC addresses for your wireless and ethernet connections will be listed under Physical Address

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