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Finding the MAC address of your Linksys RE6250 and RE6350 for Wireless MAC Filtering

Media Access Control (MAC) address is a unique identifier assigned to each network adapter of any device.  A Linksys router has a Wireless MAC Filter feature that lets you permit or prevent users from accessing the Wi-Fi® by allowing or blocking the MAC address of a computer or device.  This article will guide you on how to find the MAC address of the Linksys RE6250 AC750 Wi-Fi Range Extender and the Linksys RE6350 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender.
 
Step 1:
Access the range extender’s web-based setup page.  For instructions, click here.
 
Step 2:
Click Status > WLAN Statistics and look for the Seen by Upstream AP section.  These are the MAC addresses that you will add to your router's MAC Filter list.

NOTE:  If your range extender's web-based setup page looks different from the image below, make sure to update the device's firmware to the latest version.
 
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You may now configure the Wireless MAC Filter feature of your router.  To know how, click on the links below:

Configuring wireless MAC Filter using your Linksys cloud account
Configuring the MAC Filter feature of the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router using the local access interface


 

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