Generic device,how to discover what is it?

SJ13
SJ13 Member Posts: 2
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edited October 15, 2020 in Fing App #1

Hello,my english is not very good but i hope you will understund me.

when i do scan network it show me some device named generic,with only ip adress.When i put ip adress in web browser can't find nothing.How to discover wich device is it? I use iphone with ios14,fing mobile app.Thanks

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  • Marc
    Marc Moderator, Beta Tester Posts: 2,804
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    Hi @SJ13, I moved this to the Fing app section to get you the right audience.  Generic devices are usually a result of Fing not able to resolve what something is.  Could you screenshot an example of one of the devices your seeing as generic?
    Thats Daphnee, she's a good dog...
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    Please read this thread.  It might explain why your seeing what your seeing.

    https://community.fing.com/discussion/4605/generic-device-with-no-mac-address

    Thats Daphnee, she's a good dog...

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