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Find your Raspberry Pi's IP using OS X

This short guide shows you how to find the IP address of your Raspberry Pi from Mac OS X.

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1

Open Terminal

Navigate to Applications > Utilities > Terminal.

2

Connect your Raspberry Pi to the network

Using an ethernet cable, connect your Raspberry Pi to your local network. Then, connect its power source.

3

Ping your Pi

Run the following command:

ping raspi

This should ping your Raspberry Pi and return its IP address. If you see an error similar to cannot resolve raspi: Unknown host, try running the following instead:

ping raspberrypi