How To Use IP Address to Find MAC Address?

How To Use IP Address to Find MAC Address?

The IP address is used to address different hosts in a network with different identities. The MAC address is used to identify different network interfaces in a local area network or LAN. Even IP address is the global way to find a host in the last step of transmission the MAC address is used to … Read more

How To Find/Resolve Hostname From IP Address?

How To Find/Resolve Hostname From IP Address?

The IP address is used to address hosts by using numbers in a network. The hostname is used to address hosts by using canonical names. The hostname is more human-friendly and easy to remember than an IP address. The computer networks use the IP address to transmit packets. But the hostnames are used by the … Read more

Find/Display IP Adress In MacOSX via GUI/Terminal

Find/Display IP Adress In MacOSX via GUI/Terminal

The IP address is an important part of today’s IT systems. As a standard and popular protocol TCP/IP is also used for the MacOSX operating systems. The IP address is used to address a specific host in a network environment. If we are using MacOSX we may require different reasons like accessing remotely to the … Read more

How To Ping MAC Address?

How To Ping Mac Address?

Today internet and computer networks use popular protocols like TCP/IP, Ethernet, etc. Ethernet is the most popular protocol used in Layer 2 which is called Media Access Control simply MAC. Every ethernet card has a MAC address in order to identify it uniquely. Normally MAC addressed are configured statically into the Ethernet cards, wireless cards, … Read more