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Wake On LAN

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Free Freeware
Aquila Technology
Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Dec 21, 2017
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Wake On LAN Review

Felix Cheng
Provides functionality on you LAN to wake up a system, schedule system wake up or shutdown, sleep or hibernate a remote computer
A review of Wake On LAN by Felix Cheng

Wake On LAN is a software utility which can start a computer connected to your local area network either via cable or Wi-Fi.

Unlike other, similar tools, Wake On LAN includes a graphical interface which makes turning on computers less complicated than using command line scripts or being required to login to your router to complete the task.

A handy feature of this Wake On LAN tool is that is scans your local area network for connected systems, thereby avoiding the need to manually enter local IP or MAC addresses. It also features a time which can be set to wake up systems at certain times.

In conclusion, Wake On LAN is a very useful no-frills tool which makes taking advantage of Wake-On-LAN a simple task.

Wake On LAN features and highlights:
  • Wake Up remote machines
  • Shutdown, Sleep and Hibernate options for Windows machines
  • Schedule wake ups, shutdowns
  • Network interface for WOL packets is configurable
  • Command line and GUI interfaces
  • Shutdown Linux machines using script
  • Minimize to task tray
  • Ability to auto-start with Windows
  • Troubleshooting tool displays incoming WOL packets
  • Supports complex network environments with subnet directed broadcasts
  • Includes tools to scan network for hosts, ip and MAC addresses
  • Search tool attempts to determine if WOL is enabled on scanned Windows computers
  • Avoids power spikes by staggering wake-up events
  • Send email notifications using the built-in scheduling system
  • Can be used in static or DHCP addressing networks
  • System-tray notifications and balloon tips
  • Sound notifications when hosts change state
  • Automatic check for latest version
  • Supports Wake-Up over the Internet using WOLAgent

Wake On LAN is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from network software without restrictions. Wake On LAN 2.11.20 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

This computer starter software is filed under:
  • Wake On LAN Download
  • Freeware Network Software
  • Open source and GPL software
  • Major release: Wake On LAN 2.11

Compatibility with this computer starter software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version of Wake On LAN may be available from Aquila Technology.

Wake On LAN has been picked by our editors as very good.
Wake On LAN has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested Wake On LAN 2.11.20 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

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