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How to shutdown a PC from a Impera control system

Unlike the “Wake-on-LAN”, a common standard on computer hardware that uses predefined protocols, the “Sleep-on-LAN” is not predefined and cannot be relayed on general applications across units from different companies. To use the “Sleep-on-LAN” function, you have to install special software on each computer you want to turn off.

 

Either of the three below applications can be programmed to to listen either on an TCP/IP server or RS232 and transform that into PC actions like i.e. shutdown the PC or open an application etc. 

MCE Controller

VICREO Listener

EventGhost

 

For turning on the PC, have a look at this article.

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