DATA RECON 2.0.25
Getting Host Name and MAC Address
You will need either the hostname or the MAC address of the TARGET to assign it a license through the Ground Labs Services Portal.
For more information on how to assign licenses to TARGETS, see Assigning Licenses.
- Open the command prompt by doing one of the following:
- At the Start menu, enter cmd and press Enter to bring up the command Prompt
- Go to Start > All Programs > Accessories > Command Prompt.
In the command prompt, enter:
- hostname gets the command prompt to return your Windows machine’s host name.
- getmac gets the command prompt to return your machine’s MAC address (also known as the machine’s physical address).
Unix-like Systems (Linux, Unix, FreeBSD, OSX etc.)
Open the terminal and issue the following commands:
- hostname gets Terminal to return your machine’s host name.
- ifconfig -a returns your machine’s MAC address (also known as the machine’s physical address).