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tedmyid
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Registered: ‎07-13-2009
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MAC address against serial number

Hi all,


I have lost my notebook and police is asking for MAC number to put it on surveillance.

I only have the bill with me, and serial number is written over it.

 

Is there any wild chance of getting MAC address against the serial number?

 

Thanks

 

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Kalt
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Registered: ‎11-19-2008
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Re: MAC address against serial number


tedmyid wrote:

Hi all,


I have lost my notebook and police is asking for MAC number to put it on surveillance.

I only have the bill with me, and serial number is written over it.

 

Is there any wild chance of getting MAC address against the serial number?

 

Thanks

 


 

There aren't records of your network adapter's MAC addresses with the manufacturer...but you might try your ISP to see if they can help?
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tedmyid
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Registered: ‎07-13-2009
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Re: MAC address against serial number

Oh! i thought mac address is unique to my networking hardware and manf should have a record... :smileysad:

let me check with ISP..

 

And thank you for help kalt

 

Thanks

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samschilling
Posts: 524
Registered: ‎03-20-2009
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Re: MAC address against serial number

Also try logging into your router and seeing what MAC address have connected to that and check against other devices in the house to find the one that applied to your notebook.

If your router keeps a record.

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