How to Find Mac Address on Windows 10

Not able to find out Mac address on Windows 10? Don’t worry! In this article will teach you will find out step by step guide on how to find Mac address on Windows 10.

How to Find Mac Address on Windows 10

Whatever network adapter you have installed on your personal computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone all of them has physical address named as “MAC Address.”

Mac address means media access control address. It is an individual identifier attributed to all network interface for connection on the physical network segment.

Sometimes situations occur when users want to know that what is my mac address and due to this reason start finding mac address in Windows 10. There are lots of users who’re not able to find mac address on Windows 10. So to help those users I decided to write this post.

How to Find Mac Address on Windows 10

In the post, you will find out all the possible ways on how to find Windows 10 Mac Address. So without further delay why don’t you start reading about them:

1. Find MAC Address in Windows 10 using Settings

1. Press WIN + I keyboard keys to launch the Settings app -> Network & Internet.

2. Click on the Wifi tab if you want to know the Mac address for Wifi network adapter.

wifi network windows 10

Or

Click on Ethernet to know the Mac address for your Ethernet Adapter.

ethernet windows 10

3. Click on the name of the network to find out its properties. In my case it’s Ethernet.

4. On the next window look for the term named as a “Physical address(MAC).” On the right side of it, you will find out Mac value you’re looking for.

For Wifi Adapter Mac Address

wifi mac address windows 10

For Ethernet Adapter Mac Address

mac address ethernet

Check out the video tutorial on YouTube:

2. Find Windows 10 Mac Address using Command Prompt

Run the elevated Command prompt in Windows 10. In the Command Prompt terminal type following code:

getmac /v

And then press Enter.

find mac address using command prompt in windows 10

In no seconds the inbuilt getmac tool will show you the MAC address for your network adapter. The following screenshot is taken from PC having Ethernet. In case, you’re using Wifi you will see the different address.

Alternatively, you can type ipconfig /all command in the Command Prompt to know the Mac Address. Here is how you get the Mac Address:

find mac address command prompt

3. Find MAC Address in Windows 10 using Control Panel

Search Control panel in Start menu search bar. When the Same application appears in the search result. Click to open it.

control panel in windows 10

Here click on the “Network and Sharing Center.”

network and sharing center in control panel in windows 10

In this window, you need to click on “Change adapter settings” available on the left side of the screen.

change adapter settings in control of windows 10

Here in this screen, you need to make double click on the network adapter of which you want to see the Mac address. When new window appear, click on the Details button.

mac address details

In this window, the “Physical Address” is referred to the Mac address for the particular network property.

physical address windows 10

4. Finding Mac Address in Windows 10 using PowerShell

Launch Windows Powershell. For that, type Windows Powershell in the Start menu search bar and when the same application appear, click Yes to open it.

launch windows powershell windows 10

In the Windows Powershell terminal type following command:

get-netadapter

And then hit Enter.

find mac address in windows 10 using windows powershell

In above screenshot, the highlighted part is the Mac address of particular network adapter.

That’s it, guys.

So these are four possible ways on how to find Mac Address on Windows 10. I hope you find useful.

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