Wake On LAN

Aquila Technolgy

Current version: 2.11.11

Wake On LAN / Shutdown software for Windows. A powerful WOL, ping, shutdown, GUI application.


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Online Documentation

Complete documentation for WOL


Send wake up packets to computers that support Magic-Packet WOL.

Shutdown Windows domain computers.  Also, with more complexity, shutdown Windows non-domain computers, and Linux computers via script.

Monitor and display incoming WOL packets.  Useful for troubleshooting network routing issues.

The Network Scanner makes it easy to survey networks and add hosts to the database.

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Wake Up remote machines

Wake up almost any computer that supports the "magic packet" protocol.

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Shutdown remote machines

Shutdown is designed for Windows domain computers, but it is possible to shutdown non-domain computers, and even Linux server, with some extra work.


Key features

Performs the following tasks
WakeUp a remote computer that is powered off
Shutdown a remote computer
Ping the selected remote computer, to display it's status
Perform an emergency shutdown of ALL defined computers at once
Connect to the remote server via Remote Desktop
Listen for WOL packets (to aid in troubleshooting)
Schedule wake ups, shutdowns
Command line and GUI interfaces


Useful features
Network interface for WOL packets is configurable
Shutdown Linux machines using script
Minimize to task tray
Ability to auto-start with Windows
Search tool attempts to determine if WOL is enabled on scanned Windows computers
Avoids power spikes by staggering wake-up events
Send email notifications using the built-in scheduling system
Can be used in static or DHCP addressing networks
System-tray notifications and balloon tips
Sound notifications when hosts change state
Automatic check for latest version
Supports Wake-Up over the Internet using WOLAgent


Built in tools for troubleshooting
Troubleshooting tool displays incoming WOL packets
Supports complex network environments with subnet directed broadcasts
Includes tools to scan network for hosts, ip and MAC addresses
Event Log shows a history of wake-ups, shutdowns, and exceptions


Translated into the following languages
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Russian flag  Россия (Pусский) - Russia
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Hungary flag  Magyarország (Magyar) - Hungarian
Romainian flag  România (Română) - Romania
Taiwan flag  中国(台湾)- Taiwan Chinese
Jordan flag  العربية (الأردن) - Arabic (Jordan)

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AquilaWOL is open source.  You can view the source online at Github.  The installer is digitally signed.