Difference between IP address and MAC address?

IP address v/s MAC address

Each network in the device has two types of addresses one is IP address another one is MAC address. The MAC address is the number assigned to the NIC card by the manufacturer. An IP address is a number assigned to connections in the network. So, let us study some of the basic differences between the IP address and the MAC address.

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What is a MAC Address (Media Access Control)?

What is a MAC Address?
What is a MAC Address?

Media Access Control address identifies devices on your local network and all network adaptors have a hard-coded unique identifier called MAC address. All devices connected to the network that is running the internet protocol have an IP address unique to that network. So, in this article, I am going to simplify what is MAC address and its types, how to find the MAC address in windows.

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