Computing » Hardware (MAC) Addresses
In order to connect your laptop to the Mathematics Department's network via dhcp it is necessary for you to provide us with your hardware address. This is a number of the form 00:04:25:0a:1d:2f which is in principle unique to each network card.
Under Linux or MacOS X open a terminal window and type:
Under Windows you can open an MS-DOS window and run:
For more detailed information on how to obtain the hardware address you can consult the following excellent references from the University of Minnesota computing services: