Question about changing MAC address

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I don't want to use someone else's MAC address.  What I'd like  
to do is generate a new unused MAC address that I can use with  
Comcast.  I suppose it may get issued by the cable modem  
manufacturer eventually, but until it does, I'd like to use it.  
  The reason I want to do this is because I've had to replace  
several cable modems over the years and I try to buy them cheap  
on Ebay.  Sometimes Comcast won't let me use a modem I buy  
because the previous owner owed money.  My preference for a  
modem that will let me generate a unique useable MAC address  
would be a SB5100.  Please let me know if this would be  
possible using a jtag cable or some other way.  Thanks

Re: Question about changing MAC address

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You asked if it's possible. The answer is yes, with a jtag cable and the
proper software. Been there, done that. The rest is up to you.

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Bill

Re: Question about changing MAC address
On 9/29/2014 9:00 PM, Bill M. wrote:
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Thank you Bill M.  Can you tell me how to generate a serial  
number for
the modem?  Is there software or a script that will do this?


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Sorry, that part is up to you. Good luck.

--  
Bill

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