How to Spoof MAC Address on any Android Phones using terminal emulater and busybox 2017

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First of all you need to know that the location of your mac address,and also you need to know your current mac address so first see below steps without wasting your time .Here i'm not discussing upon what is mac address and how it'll work ,and what is the use of mac address because this is not our task,we want simply to change the mac address of our device.

Step:1) First Of all you need to open your phone's setting by simply navigating to menu icon and then go to Settings.


 

 How to Spoof MAC Address on any Android Phones using terminal emulater and busybox 
Step:2) after that simply Scroll down you'll see a option there About button then tap on the Status option and here you'll get a option  view WiFi Mac address so simply click on it ,Your mac address will look like  D7:23:E9:F3:46:69
 


 

Note:  If you don't find the wifi mac address then don't worry some phone has different user interface so you can use one of the below given set of steps for finding yout current mac address.

  go to Settings then about phone then status then wifi mac address.

Or,


    go to Settings>About Phone>Hardware information>WiFi MAC address.

Or,


    Settings>Wireless and network>WiFi Settings>Advanced section.


Requirements For Spoofing The MAC Address

A)Terminal emulater apps which you can download it from here
 

B)You need to install busyBox app properly in your android phone,you can dwonload it from here   

Note 1: This is make sure that before installing the terminal app you need to install BusyBox app ,and after  that you can install Terminal app
 

Note 2: make sure your android phone is rooted otherwise yoi can't change your mac address,don't know how to root read below given article first.

Step by step guide for spoofing MAC address:

Now follow below given set of steps to spoof your MAC address very easily.


Step:1)  First of all download terminal app from here
 

Step:2) After that  Open the Terminal app and type the following  commands which is given bellow one by one.
   

                                  $ su [HIT ENTER]
 

                                   $ busybox iplink show eth0 [HIT ENTER]
 


    This will show your current MAC address.
 

 Step:3)  Now, type the following command and hit enter,


    $ busybox ifconfig eth0 hw ether XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX
  
  Note: In the above command, replace XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX with your new MAC address which you want to change.

 Step:4)
almost you have done your task now for confirnation that your mac address has changed or not simply input following command and hit enter.And you will see the mac address is changed.You have successfuly spoofed your MAC address .


    $ busybox iplink show eth0 [HIT ENTER]

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