Is there any GUI for Net Send command?

Posted on 2005-03-07
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2010-04-13
Dear all experts,

  I would like to know is there any GUI that can do the task net "Net Send" command?  I know I can type "Net send" in command prompt and broadcase my message, however, it will be great if there have any GUI / tools / freewhere for my users.

Question by:LegalIT
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
LVL 35

Expert Comment

by:Nirmal Sharma
ID: 13476411
Well i am not sure about it but will redirect you for your recommendation to a question posted and answered: -

LVL 35

Expert Comment

by:Nirmal Sharma
ID: 13476414
Check this tool: -

LVL 57

Accepted Solution

Mike Kline earned 1000 total points
ID: 13476595
Use Case: Protecting a Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure

Microsoft Azure is rapidly becoming the norm in dynamic IT environments. This document describes the challenges that organizations face when protecting data in a hybrid cloud IT environment and presents a use case to demonstrate how Acronis Backup protects all data.


Expert Comment

ID: 13477931
Also Languard network scanner has Netsend built in ..00..
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:Danny Child
ID: 13487139
be aware that net send relies on the messenger and alerter services, which are a) flakey, and b) prone to attack by spam, viruses etc.  XP SP2 turns 'em off by default....
LVL 11

Expert Comment

ID: 13501819
Not a very direct way to do it, but youcan do it through the computer management msc snap-in.  

Right click "computer management - local", choose connect to another computer.
Enter in computer name, enter again.  Once you are connected you can right click the computer, go to all tasks, select send console message.

More of an "it's possible" than "it's useful," but still...

Featured Post

Back Up Your Microsoft Windows Server®

Back up all your Microsoft Windows Server – on-premises, in remote locations, in private and hybrid clouds. Your entire Windows Server will be backed up in one easy step with patented, block-level disk imaging. We achieve RTOs (recovery time objectives) as low as 15 seconds.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
In this modest contribution, I want to share with the IT community (especially system administrators, IT Support Engineers and IT Help Desks) about Windows crashes/hangs and how to deal with these particular problems.
Monitoring a network: how to monitor network services and why? Michael Kulchisky, MCSE, MCSA, MCP, VTSP, VSP, CCSP outlines the philosophy behind service monitoring and why a handshake validation is critical in network monitoring. Software utilized …
In this video, Percona Director of Solution Engineering Jon Tobin discusses the function and features of Percona Server for MongoDB. How Percona can help Percona can help you determine if Percona Server for MongoDB is the right solution for …
Suggested Courses

764 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question