PowerShell script to list vm-name-nic-type-and-mac-adress

This script will report the following parameters: VM name, type of the virtual network adapter and MAC address associated with each network adapter.

Note: Replace vCenter Server with your vCenter Server name in the first line:

Connect-VIServer vCenterServer

$VMs = Get-VM *

$Data = @()

foreach ($VM in $VMs){

$VMGuest = Get-View $VM.Id

$NICs = $VM.NetworkAdapters

foreach ($NIC in $NICs) {

$into = New-Object PSObject

Add-Member -InputObject $into -MemberType NoteProperty -Name VMname $VM.Name

Add-Member -InputObject $into -MemberType NoteProperty -Name VMfqdn $VM.Guest.HostName

Add-Member -InputObject $into -MemberType NoteProperty -Name NICtype $NIC.Type

Add-Member -InputObject $into -MemberType NoteProperty -Name MacAddress $NIC.MacAddress

Add-Member -InputObject $into -MemberType NoteProperty -Name AddresType $NIC.ExtensionData.AddressType

$Data += $into



$Data | Export-Csv -Path C:\report.csv -NoTypeInformation

Note: Save this code in a notepad and save the file as .ps1 extension


About Manish Jha

Hi All I am Manish Kumar Jha aka Alex Hunt. I am currently working in VMware Software India Pvt Ltd as Operations System Engineer (vCloud Air Operations). I have around 5 Years of IT experience and have exposure on VMware vSphere, vCloud Director, RHEL and modern data center technologies like Cisco UCS and Cisco Nexus 1000v and NSX. If you find any post informational to you please press like and share it across social media and leave your comments if you want to discuss further on any post. Disclaimer: All the information on this website is published in good faith and for general information purpose only. I don’t make any warranties about the completeness, reliability and accuracy of this information. Any action you take upon the information you find on this blog is strictly at your own risk. The Views and opinions published on this blog are my own and not the opinions of my employer or any of the vendors of the product discussed.
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