How to find Bluetooth MAC Address in Windows

There are cases when you need to determine the Bluetooth MAC Address of your Windows PC or tablet.
Bluetooth Address is usually displayed in the form of 12 hexadecimalal digits.

Two different methods to obtain this information are presented below. Use the method that is more appropriate in your situation.

Finding Bluetooth MAC Address from the GUI

1. Click the Bluetooth icon in the system tray and select "Open Settings".

Open bluetooth settings from tray icon

2. In the "Bluetooth Settings" form go to "Hardware tab".

3. Select "Bluetooth Radio" in the Devices list and click "Properties".

Bluetooth settings - Hardware

4. In the "Bluetooth Radio Properties" form go to "Advanced" tab.
The Bluetooth MAC Address is displayed in the "Address" line.

Bluetooth Radio Properties - Advanced - MAC Address

 

Finding Bluetooth MAC Address from the command line

The btinfo command displays a lot of information about your bluetooth adapter, including it's MAC Address.

> btinfo      

Bluetooth adapter details - btinfo command

To display only the Bluetooth MAC Address run btinfo with the "-a" switch.

> btinfo -a   

Bluetooth MAC Address - btinfo command

btinfo is not available on your system out of the box.  It's a part of the freeware Bluetooth command line tools suite.

 

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