Technitium MAC Address Changer는 PC에 장착한 LAN 카드의 MAC 주소를 원하는 것으로 바꿀 수 있게 도와주는 무료 프로그램이다.
Technitium MAC Address Changer 프로그램 홈페이지로 가기
현재 5.0 버전까지 나와 있으며 Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, Server 2008 등에서 사용할 수 있다.
이 프로그램의 특징은 아래와 같다.
- Support for Windows Vista SP1 and Windows Server 2008 added.
- Allows you to remove all registry entries corresponding to Network Adapter that is no longer physically installed on the system.
- Allows you to configure Internet Explorer HTTP proxy settings through configuration presets or command line.
- Issues with installer program resolved.
- Identifies the preset applied to currently selected Network Interface Card (NIC)주1 automatically making it easy to identify settings.
- Most known issues with Windows Vista removed.
- Changes MAC address of NIC including Wireless LAN Cards, irrespective of its manufacturer or its drivers.
- Has latest list of all known manufacturers (with corporate addresses) to choose from. You can also enter any MAC address and know which manufacturer it belongs to.
- Allows you to select random MAC address from the list of manufacturers by just clicking a button.
- Restarts your NIC automatically to apply MAC address changes instantaneously.
- Allows you to create Configuration Presets, which saves all your NIC settings and makes it very simple to switch between many settings in just a click and hence saves lot of time.
- Allows you to Import or Export Configuration Presets to or from another file, which saves lot of time spent in reconfiguration.
- Allows you to load any Configuration Presets when TMAC starts by just double clicking on any Configuration Preset File. (*.cpf file extension)
- Has command line interface which allows you to perform all the tasks from the command prompt or you can even create a DOS batch program to carry out regular tasks. (see for command line parameter details)
- Has command line interface for the Installer. (see for command line parameter details)
- Allows you to export a detailed text report for all the network connections.
- Displays all information you would ever need to know about your NIC in one view like Device Name, Configuration ID, Hardware ID, Connection Status, Link Speed, DHCP details, TCP/IP details etc.
- Displays total bytes sent and received through the NIC.
- Displays current data transfer speed per second.
- Allows you to configure IP Address, Gateway and DNS Server for your NIC quickly and instantaneously.
- Allows you to enable/disable DHCP instantaneously.
- Allows you to Release/Renew DHCP IP address instantaneously.
- Displays DHCP lease obtained and lease expires time. (DST time bug removed)
- Allows you to configure Interface Metric instantaneously.
- Quick keyboard shortcuts for most operations.
- All reported bugs in previous versions removed.
- One known issue in Windows Vista/Server 2008 remains that is TMAC cannot disable any NIC with Non Operational status.
MAC 주소를 바꾸는 것 말고도 상당한 다양한 기능들을 제공한다. 참고로 MAC 주소를 바꾸는 방법은 아래와 같다.
- Starting MAC address changer will list all available network adapters.
- Select the adapter you want to change the MAC address. You will get the details of your selection below.
- Click Change MAC button, enter new MAC address and click Change Now button and confirm changes you made when prompted.
- To restore the original MAC address of the network adapter, select the adapter, click Change MAC button and then click Original MAC button and confirm changes you made when prompted.