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IP Scanner
IP Scanner
3.0
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IP Scanner free download for Mac

IP Scanner

Displays machines, users, and IP addresses of Macs on your network.

3.0
Based on 35 user ratesRead reviews & comments
Free
Absolutely Free

IP Scanner overview

IP Scanner scans your local area network to determine the identity of all machines and Internet devices on the LAN. It was designed to allow you to customize your scan results; once a device has been identified, you may assign it a custom icon and name to more easily recognize it at a glance. Powerful results, yet easy and intuitive to use.

Other notable features
  • Sort network list by device name, IP address, MAC address or Last Seen
  • Get an overview of the current network or view changes over time in the 'cumulative mode'
  • Highly configurable display - don't need to see the MAC address column, then don't display it! Text too small, then make it larger!
  • Double-click a device to obtain more information and to customize its appearance; assign custom icons based on MAC address or IP number
  • Add devices you know to a whitelist to better highlight new/unknown ones
  • Right-click a device to initiate Ping or port scans
  • Local network segments are scanned automatically; custom ranges may be added manually

If, when you launch the app, your browser is redirected to a German YouTube clip, it means you are using a pirated serial number! The app will still work, but consider buying a license at some point!

What’s new in version 5.00

Updated on Oct 25 2022

Latest device profiles
  • Improved sync with iOS version
  • Support for Apple TV companion app
View older IP Scanner updates

Information

License

Free

Size

26.2 MB

Downloads

252535

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Apple Silicon
  • macOS 11.0.0 or later
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What customer like

Regular updates
Stability
Customization

What needs improvements

User Experience

IP Scanner qualities

Value
5.0
Ease of use
5.0
Features
4.0
Reliability
5.0
Customer support
4.0
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vicxter
vicxter
Oct 28 2022
5.00
1.0
Oct 28 2022
1.0
Version: 5.00
Few things more annoying than seeing a product that says Free ("Absolutely Free") only to waste your time downloading, installing, and finding out its limited and basically useless until you pay 45 dollars. I'm open to purchasing an app, not interested in giving my money to the team that try to trick you into purchasing their app. Specify whats limited on your "Free" app and stop wasting peoples time. Uninstalled. ps, your gui is crap.
alvincaleb
alvincaleb
Aug 25 2019
3.84
1.0
Aug 25 2019
1.0
Version: 3.84
Limiting number of devices to six (6) disappointing. when something is free...its free... Your film flam is noted and will not be interested in paying for this app.
Hammerich
Hammerich
Jun 9 2019
3.83
0.5
Jun 9 2019
0.5
Version: 3.83
8 devices only for free version
Sgilbert
Sgilbert
May 24 2019
3.83
0.0
May 24 2019
0.0
Version: 3.83
This is 3.82, not 3.83.
Sleek
Sleek
May 9 2019
3.71
0.0
May 9 2019
0.0
Version: 3.71
Why bother with this Ripoff Software when there is ip in Menu Bar, My Home ip, Angry ip Scanner and LanScan
Hal-Itosis
Hal-Itosis
Aug 9 2018
3.68
0.0
Aug 9 2018
0.0
Version: 3.68
This app fails code signature test. codesign -vvv
jack2001
jack2001
Apr 20 2018
3.65
0.5
Apr 20 2018
0.5
Version: 3.65
non vale niente. c'è sicuramente di molto meglio
Shk747
Shk747
Jul 1 2016
3.49
5.0
Jul 1 2016
5.0
Version: 3.49
very good, thank you !
Charley-Hine
Charley-Hine
May 30 2016
3.48
3.0
May 30 2016
3.0
Version: 3.48
Excellent – However, free version gives only 5 IP addresses. After clicking ‘registration’ IP Scanner directed me to Kagi, where the ‘upgrade’ cost was $30. If the cost were $5-$10, I probably would have paid for it. Only later did I find IP Scanner Home on the Apple App Store at $5. As it is, I searched out, and then downloaded, Angry IP Scanner, a cross platform open source scanner. I knew the subnet mask range from the Macintosh Network Preferences, and the range of the possible IP addresses for my local network router, the IP address which I was trying to find. After the Angry IP Scanner completed its search, I sorted on ping time, and had my address.
Wgscott
Wgscott
Nov 30 2015
3.41
1.0
Nov 30 2015
1.0
Version: 3.41
If I can't trust them with the "free" claim, why should I trust them with my credit card and my computer network? Downloading was a waste of my time. The same output is freely available on my Airport Extreme.
uce-hole
uce-hole
Nov 21 2015
3.39
0.5
Nov 21 2015
0.5
Version: 3.39
Crippleware. Don't bother..
Brooklyn-Al
Brooklyn-Al
May 31 2015
3.39
5.0
May 31 2015
5.0
Version: 3.39
I find this program very useful and appreciate the developers efforts. Being able to assign icons to the different devices is a helpful feature.
RogerKatz
RogerKatz
May 18 2015
3.37
0.0
May 18 2015
0.0
Version: 3.37
Although MacUpdate shows 3.37 as the current version, the current version is now 3.38.
ronaldpr
ronaldpr
Feb 7 2015
3.33
0.0
Feb 7 2015
0.0
Version: 3.33
3.33? The latest version on the developer's website is 3.32 (December 20, 2014)
ronaldpr
ronaldpr
Jan 15 2015
5.5 MB
0.0
Jan 15 2015
0.0
Version: 5.5 MB
Something went wrong here on MacUpdate. The latest version is 3.32 not "5.5 MB". 5.5 MB is the size of the download.
JakobB9294
JakobB9294
Oct 7 2014
3.27
0.0
Oct 7 2014
0.0
Version: 3.27
Not free as listed. If you read the description as "free for up to 6" ... if you have 6 or less devices, you dont need an IP Scanner
sk8boz
sk8boz
Sep 8 2014
3.26
1.0
Sep 8 2014
1.0
Version: 3.26
RIPOFF! Not free. Only scans 6 devices then demands $30 to actually work. Stupid. WASTE of my time. Will never look at anything from this dev again. The worst type of douchebaggery. I actually took the time to create an account to leave this crappy review I am so fried that they wasted my time to install and immediately DELETE it. CIAO.
Ean
Ean
Mar 13 2014
3.21
0.0
Mar 13 2014
0.0
Version: 3.21
Not free, $29.95.
Imarc845
Imarc845
Jan 22 2014
3.20
0.0
Jan 22 2014
0.0
Version: 3.20
I used MacUpdate Desktop to install what I believed was IP Scanner. This is NOT IP Scanner, this is IP Broadcaster dated Nov 1, 2012, 10:27 AM. Total FAIL!! Delete.
Vinoman
Vinoman
Jan 22 2014
3.20
5.0
Jan 22 2014
5.0
Version: 3.20
Helpful app for free. Works as advertised
Free
Absolutely Free
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