Provides the Media Access Control (MAC) address for a network interface (adapter).
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
|Equals||Compares two instances. (Overrides Object.Equals(Object).)|
|Finalize||Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetAddressBytes||Returns the address of the current instance.|
|GetHashCode||Returns the hash value of a physical address. (Overrides Object.GetHashCode.)|
|GetType||Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)|
|MemberwiseClone||Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|Parse||Parses the specified String and stores its contents as the address bytes of the returned by this method.|
|ToString||Returns the String representation of the address of this instance. (Overrides Object.ToString.)|
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.