How to find the MAC address of a Wi-Fi enabled BlackBerry smartphone

Article ID: KB13233

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 03-12-2013

 

Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry 10
  • BlackBerry 7 OS and earlier
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  • BlackBerry smartphones
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To find the Media Access Control (MAC) address of a Wi-Fi enabled BlackBerry smartphone, complete the steps below, according to the version of BlackBerry device software installed on the smartphone:

BlackBerry Device Software 4.5 to 5.0:

  1. From the home screen, click Options > Status.
  2. The WLAN MAC field displays the MAC address for the smartphone.
     

BlackBerry 6 to 7.1:

  1. From the home screen, select Setup Options > Device > Device and Status Information.
  2. The WLAN MAC field displays the MAC address for the smartphone. 
     

BlackBerry 10 OS:

  1. From the home screen select Settings > Network Connections Wi-Fi > Advanced.
  2. In the Diagnostic Information drop-down, select  Device Information.
  3. The Physical Address field displays the MAC address for the smartphone.

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