How to Configure Wake On LAN Advanced Options
Applies To: System Center Configuration Manager 2007, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R2, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2
The advanced configuration for Wake On LAN allows you to fine-tune how wake-up packets are sent to computers, with the following options:
The maximum number of transmission retries and the delay period in between the retries.
The maximum number of transmission threads.
The transmission offset, to specify when wake-up packets are sent prior to a scheduled activity.
To configure the Wake On LAN advanced options, follow this procedure.
To configure Wake on LAN advanced options
In the Configuration Manager console, navigate to System CenterConfiguration Manager / Site Database / Site Management.
Right-click <site code> – <site name> and then click Properties.
On the Wake On LAN tab, click Advanced.
In the Wake On LAN Advanced Properties dialog box, configure the following options:
Retries and Delay under the Transmission retries section.
Maximum and Wait (seconds) under the Transmission maximum section.
Transmission threads under the Transmission threads section.
Transmission offset (minutes) under the Transmission offset section.
Click OK, and then click OK to close the site properties dialog box.
For information about the options in the Wake On LAN Advanced Properties dialog box, see Wake On LAN Advanced Properties Dialog Box.
For additional information, see Configuration Manager 2007 Information and Support.
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