How to Spoof MAC Address on Windows

 Now that we know what are MAC addresses and what is  MAC spoofing , if you haven’t read the previous post click on the names and read them up for better understanding. Now, today we are going to see How to Spoof MAC Address on Windows later on we will also see how to perform them on OS X and Android Devices.

Spoof MAC Address on Windows

In just simple three steps we are going to see how can we spoof MAC address on Windows.

Step 1 :  Now, look for device manager from the control panel. Confuse how to do that let me help you, select your Windows key + R button  it will open your RUN in that type control panel  and your control panel will be open.

Step 2 : So, once your inside the device manager look for the Network Adapters and click twice on it and it will show you the list of adapters now right click on the adapter you wish to change the MAC address for. Choose Properties.

Step 3 : So, now you will be seeing the property of the adapter if you have clicked on its properties. Now, navigate to Advanced tab  now you  will see a list of property now inside that look for Network Adapter or Locally Administered Address so once you choose that you can enter your own MAC address. So, now type your new MAC address inside the Value.

Now we have successfully added the new MAC Address, to confirm it that it is working  perfectly open your command prompt and type ipconfig/all. Now the output

Wireless LAN adapter Wi-Fi:
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : domain.name
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 24-1B-A1-8A-56-B8
…..

Your new MAC address should now be shown here (Physical Address) and MAC ridiculing is finished. To fix any changes, essentially click Note present under a similar property that you altered. 

Conclusion

As of late, Windows and Intel have been attempting to confine this training by not supporting custom MAC addresses for certain connectors. In the event that you can’t discover Network Address or Locally Administered Address in the properties of your connector, at that point you should search for a custom technique for empowering MAC caricaturing for your connector.

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