how can I sto Fing detect the same devices over and over (ll of them are mine)

MarcoPMarcoP Member Posts: 4
First Comment Photogenic
edited October 2020 in Fing App Tips & Tricks
Since some time Fing keeps detecting my own devices over and over, asking to identify/assign. it never happened before and it is extremely annoying. Any solution? thanks

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  • MarcMarc Moderator, Beta Tester Posts: 2,444
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    Hi @MarcoP, by any chance are the device in question apple devices?  Apple has introduced a new feature called MAC address virtualization or private Mac addressing, that may be causing this.  Please see the following link for more info and ways to mitigate for now.  https://www.fing.com/news/private-mac-address-on-ios-14
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  • MarcoPMarcoP Member Posts: 4
    First Comment Photogenic
    many thanks. I think this is indeed the problem!
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