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Windows 7: WoL over the internet

03 Feb 2010   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64
WoL over the internet

What do people recommend for a WoL client? I have tried Depicus, and it works great in LAN, but what should I enter if I want to do it from outside?

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03 Feb 2010   #2


You need to install a wake on lan proxy, that is supported on some modem, or get a layer 2 VPN such as L2TP to your lan.
Personnaly, I use a wake on lan script on my ssh server which is accessible on internet.
If you want to use wake on lan proxy, then you'll have to get a client which support this feature.
somehting like that:
DeSleeper - Wake On Lan Proxy and Other Tools
le site de Dipisoft ! - Aide l'administration - WakeOnLan v3.3
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