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#1 graphicsman


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Posted 04 December 2012 - 01:07 PM

is there a way you can boot ubuntu and windows computers remotely on a LOCAL network?? any tutorials exist for this?

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#2 Sneakycyber


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Posted 04 December 2012 - 06:27 PM

Yes, Its called wake on lan its a feature of the Network adapter and the computer. The settings have to be set in the bios to allow the system to be turned on by the network card. The exact settings vary by System board manufacture. The settings for the network card are under Power management.
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