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Topic # 146967 4-Jun-2014 15:22
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I'd like to wake my pc from work occasionally so set up a noip address on the router that seems to work. The problem is that it doesnt seem to support wol unless I missed something. I try to forward port 7 to 192.168.1.255 (broadcast to entire lan) but it doesn't want to accept the 255. any ideas?

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  Reply # 1059235 4-Jun-2014 16:12
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WOL through the Internet is always going to be tricky, can you VPN to your Router / modem, then you can use your WOL utility (I use this one - http://www.depicus.com/wake-on-lan/wake-on-lan-gui.aspx) in LAN or direct mode.




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  Reply # 1059479 4-Jun-2014 23:45
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I don't think it supports a vpn connection well least I can't find any information on it if you can.

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