How to find out the Mac Address of a Laptop or PC on Windows 7, 8 and 10

How to find out the Mac Address of a Laptop or PC on Windows 7, 8 and 10

how to find out laptop mac address

Not all computer users need to be present MAC Addressbut for us this is something important to know because we use it to separate users who are connected to a WiFi network.

MAC (media access control) Address is a unique address that identifies a specific PC/Laptop, router/node on a network in order to communicate with each other.

So every device connected to the network must have a unique address called the Mac Address. We used to use this to allow and block Wi-Fi users who intentionally or unintentionally stray on Tp-Link.

By using a special code we can find out the type of Brand based on the Mac Address in order to find out what device they are using when caught accessing a Wi-Fi network.

If you are a typical person who likes to operate a computer and laptop device, then the MAC Address will be something that is needed. Therefore you need to know how to see the Mac Address on the PC itself which can be done in various ways.

Let’s look at the following ways so that you can easily get the Mac Address of laptops and computers with Windows 7, 8 and Windows 10 operating systems.

How to find out MAC address via CMD

The first we can use CMD, we ourselves have understood that there are various kinds of CMD commands other than to see the MAC.

1. At first we need to run the Command Prompt by pressing the button Windows + R on the keyboard, then type cmd.

2. Once open, type ipconfig /all and press enter to enter the command.

How to find out the Mac Address of a Laptop or PC on Windows 7, 8 and 10

3. Then all the information about the IP address will appear and you just have to look for the Wireless Network Connection > Physical Address line of the adapter used.

How to find out the Mac Address of a Laptop or PC on Windows 7, 8 and 10

How to find out MAC address through network settings

Notes: this next method can only be done to check the MAC address when our PC or laptop is there and connected to a WiFi network.

– Right click on the WiFi icon and select Open Network and Sharing Center

How to find out the Mac Address of a Laptop or PC on Windows 7, 8 and 10

– Then click the WiFi that is currently connected

How to find out the Mac Address of a Laptop or PC on Windows 7, 8 and 10

– If a new window opens, click Details… then you will see the Mac Address of the computer device.

How to find out the Mac Address of a Laptop or PC on Windows 7, 8 and 10

Conclusion

After understanding how to find out the Mac Address of a laptop or PC on Windows, we can conclude that for the first way we can check the MAC is connected to WiFi or not. While the second method can run only when our computer device is connected to the internet or a WiFi network.

Closing
Thus the computer tutorial this time may be useful. Oh yes, if you are curious about how I block people who often break WiFi, please read this How to Block Other WiFi Users without a Password.

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