Find out computer name from mac address

We know that it is a Dell computer, We know that it has to be wired in our wireless network has a different IP set and we know what the MAC address is. Also we know there is no current computer on the network that has the ip address that it had when it was causing problems. I think i might just have to go from computer to computer and check their mac addresses. Why is that? And why do you need the name? Are you switches not managed?

On a managed switch you can always track down what port a mac address is connected too.. Even if the cheapest smart switches support this. Depending on your network setup you could also Browse the computer using a domain admin account etc. This should let you browse the mydocuments folder which should give you enough information to figure out where they are.

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Issue is still ongoing. We can block the MAC but we first want to know what is the issue happening in the background.. Please respond.

Click the Windows "Start" button and select "Run. This opens a DOS prompt. Type " arp " in the command prompt. This gives you a list of options to use with the arp command. Type "arp - a " in the command prompt.

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Evaluate results. The following is an example of ARP output. The first column is the IP address. What are you using for DHCP. Merryworks is an IT service provider.

How to find a computer name or IP with the MAC address?

Use Angry IP Scanner to do a quick scan of the whole subnet. Ha--there's me not reading the whole question I suggested AngryIP, but was moderated out of existence. Good luck, m8. No DHCP. I am gonna find out better. So, traffic is not flowing thru Router.

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CST is an IT service provider. I would suggest that all this should be done from some pc on the remote location beacuse arp to ip works on local ethernet segment. To continue this discussion, please ask a new question.


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