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Mac Address Changing Problem


I have windows 7 professional installed on my laptop. And i need to spoof my wireless card mac address, and i do it the same way as in windows xp, but the problem is, the original mac address is still intact, so i cant get past my mac address filter (my isp has one). I can only do it in xp at this moment, and i would really like to surf also in my win 7. Hope u can give me a clue how to do it. I already did the changing in the registry, or used programs like smac, tmac, and so on.

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