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Information Technology

Find your MAC address

XBox 360

XBox One

Playstation 3

Playstation 4 

Nintendo Wii 

Nintendo WiiU

Nintendo 3DS

Chromecast 

Apple TV 

Is your device missing from this list?

  1. ​Open browser and Google: “how to find mac address [insert name of device here]” 

XBox 360

  1. ​Select System
  2. Select Network Settings
  3. Select Wired Network
  4. Select Configure Network
  5. Select the Additional Settings tab on the upper right-hand side
  6. Highlight Advanced Settings
  7. Select Advanced Settings 

XBox One

  1. Press the "Menu" button on your controller.
  2. Navigate to the Settings page.
  3. Select Network
  4. Select Advanced Settings
  5. MAC address will be listed next to Wired MAC on the right hand side of the screen.

Playstation 3

  1. Go to "Settings" on the Cross Media Bar (XMB) and select "System Settings."
  2. Scroll down and select "System Information."
  3. Your MAC Address will be the first item listed. 

Playstation 4 

  1. Turn on your Playstation 4 without any disk in the drive and wait for the menu to pop up.
  2. Navigate to the "Settings" icon (located on the far left).
  3. Select the "System" icon under the Settings menu.
  4. Select “System Information."
  5. You will see your MAC address listed on this screen, containing letters and numbers in the format xx.xx.xx.xx.xx.xx. Write down your MAC address (WiFi). 

Nintendo Wii 

  1. From the Wii Channel menu, select "Wii Settings"
  2. Select "Internet," then "Console Settings."
  3. The MAC address of the Wii console is displayed on the first line

Nintendo WiiU

  1. ​From the Wii U Menu, select "System Settings." 
  2. Select the "Internet" icon
  3. Select "View MAC Address" and wait a moment for the MAC address to be displayed.

Nintendo 3DS

  1. Go into System Settings. 
  2. Select Internet Settings. 
  3. Select Other Information. 
  4. Select Confirm MAC Address.

Chromecast 

  1. Install the Google cast extension in your Chrome browser on a PC, Mac or Chromebook.
  2. Click on the cast icon in the browser bar.
  3. Select Options.
  4. Select your Chromecast.
  5. Click Edit.
  6. Look in the bottom left-hand corner. You'll see your MAC address 

Apple TV 

  1. Go to the main menu on your Apple TV, and select Settings.
  2. In the Settings Menu, select About.
  3. The Apple TV's MAC Address will be listed as either the Wireless ID or Ethernet ID (depending on the connection you are using).

 

 

 

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  • Students

Service category

  • Computing & Printing
  • Network & Internet

Last updated

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 10:37