Change Wifi adapter MAC address on Windows 7

Microsoft
Changing your hardware address can be a pain in the Microsoft world. Because of some wireless testing purposes I needed to change my built in hardware address or MAC (media access control) address in my Windows 7 distribution.       [wp_ad_camp_1] I will not go into what is the MAC address (you should be familiar with this term if you are reading something like this), I presume your first thought about this is: "He has to change his MAC address because he is doing something baaad:) Well, there could be a number of legitimate reasons why would you change your built in hardware address. Maybe your computer died which was connected directly to the ISP and that address was needed to authenticate or identify you or maybe you are…
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Make Cisco device and non-Cisco SFP “work” together

Cisco
Maybe you came across a problem where you have a Cisco switch worth a few thousand dollars but you just don't have a Cisco SFP which is also not cheap or it had malfunctioned and you are looking for an alternative. I have recently encountered that kind of situation (the first one) but there is a way:)       [wp_ad_camp_1] In IOS just type the command: service unsupported-transceiver This command will be displayed in the beginning of the switch configuration. After typing it you will get a scary message saying: Warning: When Cisco determines that a fault or defect can be traced to the use of third-party transceivers installed by a customer or reseller, then, at Cisco’s discretion, Cisco may withhold support under warranty or a Cisco support program.…
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