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I'm running XP SP2 and need to get the MAC address of the card running on this machine.

Where do I get that from?

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Enter following from command prompt:

ipconfig /all

This will list all your network cards, they state, and info incl. IP, MAC, and others.

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Yep, it was listed under 'Physical Address'. Thanks. –  Lance Roberts Oct 22 '09 at 16:48
    
Um, I believe that should be ipconfig, eh? –  squillman Oct 22 '09 at 17:49
    
Why not actually try it before you comment? :) There has never been an "ifconfig" in Windows. –  bzlm Oct 24 '09 at 12:08
    
Right, post updated. –  Andrejs Cainikovs Oct 24 '09 at 14:45

If you just need the mac address type: getmac

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+1 That's works great also. Thanks. –  Lance Roberts Oct 22 '09 at 17:28
    
No problem glad to help. –  mikedopp Oct 22 '09 at 18:03
    
Doesn't work here. Must get installed with some other package? –  gbarry Oct 24 '09 at 18:47
    
@gbarry What OS are you running? –  mikedopp Oct 27 '09 at 16:12
    
sudo apt-get install arp-scan sudo arp-scan 192.168.1.0/24 if using a flavor of Linux. –  mikedopp Oct 27 '09 at 16:14

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