Your computer has two kinds of addresses MAC address and IP address. Here the MAC address is one which is assigned to the hardware of your system and the IP address is one assigned to the system connected to the network. Do you want o find MAC address in Windows 10? Then this tutorial is for you.
In this section, we have discussed five methods to find MAC address in Window 10 system.
Method 1 Windows Settings
Step 1: First of all, search for the Windows Settings app and click on it to open the Settings app.
Step 2: In the Windows settings app click on the Network & Internet.
Step 3: Now, from the navigation menu click on Wi-Fi or Ethernet-based on your network connection. I have clicked on Wi-Fi as I am connected to the network via Wi-Fi.
Step 4: In the Wi-Fi section click on the Hardware properties.
Step 5: A window will pop up where you can find the MAC address of your Windows 10 system.
Method 2 Control Panel
Step 1: Search for the Control Panel in the Windows search box.
Step 2: From the Control Panel Window click on Network and Internet.
Step 3: Under Network and Internet you have to click on the Network and Sharing Center.
Step 4: Now from the navigation menu click on the Change adapter settings.
Step 5: Here, double-click on the kind of network you are on. As I am on Wi-Fi network so, I clicked on it.
Step 6: A new window will pop up detailing your network status. Here, you have to click on the Details button.
Step 7: Again, a new window ‘Network Connection Details’ will pop up displaying the Physical address or MAC address of your Windows 10 system.
Method 3 System Information
Step 1: Search for the System Information app and open the app.
Step 2: In the System Information app from the navigation menu explore the Components section.
Step 3: Under the Component section, click on Adapter.
Step 4: At the right section of the window under your network adapter you will get the MAC address of your Windows 10 System.
Method 4 Command Prompt
Step 1: Search for the Command Prompt app on your Windows 10 System and open it.
Step 2: In the command prompt window type the command ipconfig /all and press Enter. It will display MAC address of your Windows 10 system under the type of network you are on.
Method 5 Windows PowerShell
Step 1: Search for the Windows PowerShell app on your system and open it.
Step 2: In the Windows PowerShell window type the command ‘get-netadapter’ and press Enter. It will display the MAC address of your Windows 10 system.
So, this all are the methods to find the MAC address in Window 10. Hope the content the useful. Keep reading.