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To locate the MAC address of your Xbox 360 console:
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There are two types of Xbox 360 "Dashboard" these days. There is the updated version called the NXE (New Xbox Experience) version and there is the original version. Finding the MAC address depends on what version of the dashboard you have.
  
* Go to the System area of the Xbox Dashboard and select Network Settings.
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* Select Edit Settings.
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'''To locate the MAC address of your Non Updated version:'''
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[[File:Xbox360orignaldash.jpg|thumb|right|alt=A The old Xbox 360 configuration.|The Non Updated version of the Xbox360 Dashboard.]]
  
* From Additional Settings, select Advanced Settings.
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1. Go to the System area of the Xbox Dashboard and select Network Settings.
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2. Select Edit Settings.
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3. From Additional Settings, select Advanced Settings.
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4. At the bottom of this screen you'll see a heading called Wired MAC Address
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'''To locate the MAC address of your Xbox 360 with the NXE dashboard'''
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[[File:Tversity x360 nxe 1.gif|thumb|right|alt=A The old Xbox 360 configuration.|The Updated or NXE version of the Xbox360 Dashboard.]]
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1. Scroll Down (if necessary) to "My Xbox"
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2. Go all the way to the right and select "System Settings"
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3. On the new screen, select "Network Settings"
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4. Select "Configure Network"
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5. Under "Basic Settings" check to make sure "IP Settings" is on "Automatic"
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6. Go right to select the "Additional Settings" Tab
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7. Go down and select the second item "Advanced Settings"
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8. Towards the bottom of the screen you should see "Wired MAC Address." The MAC Address is the number below this.
  
* At the bottom of this screen you'll see a heading called Wired MAC Address
 
  
 
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Revision as of 09:28, 17 May 2011

There are two types of Xbox 360 "Dashboard" these days. There is the updated version called the NXE (New Xbox Experience) version and there is the original version. Finding the MAC address depends on what version of the dashboard you have.


To locate the MAC address of your Non Updated version:

A The old Xbox 360 configuration.
The Non Updated version of the Xbox360 Dashboard.

1. Go to the System area of the Xbox Dashboard and select Network Settings.

2. Select Edit Settings.

3. From Additional Settings, select Advanced Settings.

4. At the bottom of this screen you'll see a heading called Wired MAC Address


To locate the MAC address of your Xbox 360 with the NXE dashboard

A The old Xbox 360 configuration.
The Updated or NXE version of the Xbox360 Dashboard.

1. Scroll Down (if necessary) to "My Xbox"

2. Go all the way to the right and select "System Settings"

3. On the new screen, select "Network Settings"

4. Select "Configure Network"

5. Under "Basic Settings" check to make sure "IP Settings" is on "Automatic"

6. Go right to select the "Additional Settings" Tab

7. Go down and select the second item "Advanced Settings"

8. Towards the bottom of the screen you should see "Wired MAC Address." The MAC Address is the number below this.