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Quick Post: PSEXEC & WOL

Ever need to wake up a computer on a subnet that the “magic” packet can’t reach? Use PSEXEC to remote to a powered on computer on that subnet then run WOL.

psexec \\computername -c wol.exe mac_address

(e.g. psexec \\comp1 -c wol.exe D4BDE9989116)

 

PSTools – http://www.sysinternals.com

WOL – http://www.gammadyne.com/cmdline.htm#wol

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