Internet services at home are not only not cheap, but they also become more expensive every year, which is why it is clear that we will not want to share our network with people who are not our friends or not pay for them.
The problem is that many times our Internet accounts have intruders, to call them in some way, that are connected to it in one way or another, of whom we have no idea that they exist, much less the tools to eliminate them.
It is for this reason that if you have a Mac computer, we are going to teach you what you have to do to know if there are network thieves connected to yours, and in that case, what you have to do to be able to eliminate them so that they are not bothering you.
How to find out who is connected to my WiFi on Mac
In the first instance, and not only talking about Mac computers but about any other that you could think of, you have to consider that they exist luckily developed applications for almost all operating systems, whose main objective is related to detect foreign devices connected to our WiFi network, either from your mobile, tablet or computer.
Anyway, since the idea here is to talk about Mac computers, we must say that to know who is connected to your WiFi network, what you will have to do is use a specific application called LanScan. Then you must follow the following steps:
- Download the LanScan program from this link
- Once you have downloaded and installed the program, you have to run its network scanner function, which is the main one in the system. This can be done quickly and easily, by clicking on the green icon that is located in the upper left part of the screen
- Once the previous step is finished, LanScan will take care of continuing to search for people or rather intruders who are connected to your Internet network without your knowing it.
- When detecting them, it will show you all the possible data regarding them, among which are the name of their devices, the brand to which they belong, and also an address if it exists.
Have you been able to discover the intruders connected to your WiFi network with this step by step that we have just shown you?