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Windows 7: is wake on lan possible over wifi

15 Apr 2012   #1
maccaquacker

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit, Windows 8 Pro (sometimes)
 
 
is wake on lan possible over wifi

so i have a laptop that i can control via teamviewer on my ipad but is it possible for me to have a WOL or similar setup to turn the computer on from the browser on another machine. the laptop is connected to a router via wifi and is impossible to connect via ethernet.

does anyone have any ideas


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15 Apr 2012   #2
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

No. You cannot implement WoL on a wireless network.
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