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How to find the IP address of ION7550 RTU with no display in a range of IP address

Issue
User wants to determine the IP address of ION 7550 RTU with no display

Product
ION 7550 RTU with no display

Environment
Networking

Resolution

Use nmap to scan an IP address range and return the mac address found. ION7550 RTU meters will have a MAC address that starts with 00:60:78

1) download nmap from 
https://nmap.org/
2) In command propmt navigate to the folder where nmap.org is located (eg. cd "c:\Downloaded\nmap")
3) run the command nmap -p 23,80,502,7700 [Ip address range] (eg.  nmap -p 23,80,502,7700 10.10.1.100-150)
4) Examin the results and determine IP address of device(s) with Mac Address 00:60:78. Below is an example of the results
Nmap scan report for 10.10.1.107
Host is up (0.00s latency).
PORT     STATE SERVICE
23/tcp   open  telnet
80/tcp   open  http
502/tcp  open  mbap
7700/tcp open  unknown
MAC Address: 00:60:78:64:32:14 (Power Measurement)
5) Connect to the web page with the specific IP address found in Step 4 to verify the serial number or owner/tag information
 
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