How do find client machines that are plugged into managed switches ?

Hello,

I have a bunch of managed switches on my network. I can see from my management software that a bunch of the client machines on my network have auto negotiated at less than ideal speed/duplex. my question is how do i go about tracking down these machines ? i can identify the port on the switch but how do i then map that to a machine on my network ??   any help would be greatly appreciated !!
chaz21Asked:
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amichaellCommented:
You should be able to determine the MAC address of the node attached to a particular port on your switch.  From there perhaps an IP scan (Angry IP) of your network to match IPs with MACs?  Just one thought.  Perhaps not the most efficient, though.
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KETTANEHCommented:
if the switches have a GUI .. it will be a very easy job .. use the MAC address to find that machine.
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chaz21Author Commented:
thank you for the responses i will try out both these tactics and report back
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chaz21Author Commented:
thanks for the input this helped me track down those machines !
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