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MAC ADDRESS

Which statements are true about a MAC address?

It is also called a BIA or burned-in-address

It is made up of 12 hexadecimal digits

It is made up of 24 hexadecimal digits

000.0c12.3456 is an example of a MAC address

The first 6 hexadecimal digits are known as the Organizational Unique Identifier (OUI).

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Re: MAC ADDRESS

Hi Friend,

The correct statements are

-It is also called a BIA or burned-in-address

-It is made up of 12 hexadecimal digits

-0000.0c12.3456 is an example of a MAC address

-The first 6 hexadecimal digits are known as the Organizational Unique Identifier (OUI).

HTH

Ankur

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Re: MAC ADDRESS

Hi,

True:It is also called a BIA or burned-in-address

True:It is made up of 12 hexadecimal digits

True:The first 6 hexadecimal digits are known as the Organizational Unique Identifier (OUI).

The last 6 identify the device.

Hope this helps

Thanks

Raj

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Re: MAC ADDRESS

hi

both posts are correct, and i would like to add:

for (0000.0c12.3456 is an example of a MAC address ) and the fist six hexa digits are cisco (0000.0C)

thanx

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