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Can anyone recommend a good Wake on Lan tool for Windows?

Either a commandline/windows app/script to send the "magic packet" and turn on a computer.

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I use command line and GUI implentations for WakeOnLan available from Depicus.

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This worked really well and was easy to use. Thanks –  John Sibly May 1 '09 at 8:48

We use the "Wake On Lan" tool. It has a nice user interface, works very well and it's free.

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SolarWinds Wake-On-LAN (free registration required).

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Online Wake On Lan Tool

W3DT.net Online Wake On Lan

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I've used the wol tool from Thomas Krennwallner. It compiles on Unix and Windows under Cygwin.

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+1 This worked well for me. Thanks –  Dusty Nov 22 '09 at 20:59

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