Microsoft Windows, Tools

Wake On Lan

To enable a computer on lan, you have to enable the wake on magic packet feature. On most NICs this is enabled by default.

To Enable it,

1. Open Network and Sharing Center

2. Choose Change Adapter Settings

3. Right click on currently active adapter (usually Local Area Connection)

4. Choose Properties

5. Select Configure on new window

6. Under “Advanced” tab enable Wake on Magic Packet


One more Step

Under Power Magement tab

1. Check all checkboxes


A useful tool to wake computers on lan

You can use the following free tool on sourceforge: WakeOnLanTool