System.Net.NetworkInformation.PhysicalAddress Class

Provides the Media Access Control (MAC) address for a network interface (adapter).

See Also: PhysicalAddress Members


public class PhysicalAddress


The MAC address, or physical address, is a hardware address that uniquely identifies each node, such as a computer or printer, on a network.

Instances of this class are returned by the NetworkInterface.GetPhysicalAddress method.


Namespace: System.Net.NetworkInformation
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
Assembly Versions:,
Since: .NET 2.0