Article ID : 00016264 / Last Modified : 11/28/2012

How to identify the MAC Address on the tablet.

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If your network configuration includes the use of MAC Address Filtering or IP Address Reservation you will need to know the MAC Address of the tablet. There are two different methods to finding the MAC Address on the tablet. Follow either procedure to identify the MAC Address.

From the Settings menu:

  1. On the desktop, tap the Home icon. Image
  2. In the upper-right corner of the desktop home screen, tap the Apps & Widgets icon. Image
  3. In the Apps & Widgets screen, tap the Settings icon. Image
  4. In the Settings screen, tap to select Wi-Fi.
  5. In the Wi-Fi screen, tap the Menu icon, and then tap Advanced. Image
  6. The MAC Address will be displayed. Image

From the Wi-Fi checker application:

  1. On the desktop, tap the Home icon. Image
  2. In the upper-right corner of the desktop home screen, tap the Apps & Widgets icon. Image
  3. In the Apps & Widgets screen, tap the Wi-Fi checker icon. Image
  4. In the Wi-Fi checker screen, tap the About icon. Image
  5. The MAC Address will be displayed. Image