Miami Network / Locate the MAC address for an iOS device

Objective

  • To provide instruction on locating the MAC address for an iOS device

Environment

  • 10139: Wireless Network
  • Network Registration
  • iOS Device
    • iPod, iPad, iPhone

Rationale

  • All network interfaces have a unique media access control identifier (MAC address) used for communication purposes on a network. You might be asked to locate and provide the MAC address of a computer or other device when you, for example, register a computer for access to the network
  • Your device may have more than one MAC address, if you have both wired and wireless interfaces
  • The format for a MAC address (also called a physical address or Ethernet hardware address) is 12 alphanumeric characters, usually separated by colons: XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX

Resolution 

  1. On your iOS device, tap Settings
  2. Choose General
  3. On the General screen, select About
  4. On the About screen, look for the Wi-Fi Address in the format: XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX

 

Details

Article ID: 51309
Created
Sun 4/1/18 2:29 AM
Modified
Tue 7/6/21 7:06 AM
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