mac address reslover tool MAC Address Resolver Tool                                        


MAC Address Resolver utility of OpUtils software fetches the MAC Address for any SNMP-enabled node, based on the IP Address. The tool also discovers the physical address of a device and maps it with the corresponding IP address.

To resolve a MAC Address

  1. Click the Tools tab.

  2. Choose MAC Address Resolver available under the Address Monitoring category.  

  3. You have an option to resolve either a MAC from an IP or an IP from MAC. Select the required tab.

  4. Based on the selected tab, enter the IP Address/Host Name of the device and the SNMP Community string or the MAC Address.

  5. To configure ICMP and SNMP properties click Settings located at the top right corner or click Admin ->Settings. For details read the Configuring ICMP and Configuring SNMP section.

  6. Click the Resolve button.

  7. Check the results. The results include the MAC Address Status, SNMP Status, IP Address, DNS Name, MAC Address, Network Interface Card Type (NIC Type), the Port where the resource is connected, the System Object ID, System Name, System Type, and System Description.

Windows OS Users
: Non SNMP- enabled nodes will not be resolved if the Server is running in Windows and the input provided is a Windows IP. To resolve the issue, ensure the IP is SNMP enabled. For details on installing SNMP in windows, read the Installing SNMP on Windows section.


Related Tools: Ping, SNMP Ping, Trace Route


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