Wake on LAN - DL360 G7 and Dell R510

Posted on 2012-09-07
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2016-11-23
Hi guys,

we're looking for a wake-on-LAN for both mentioned servers.
For some reason the option in the BIOS is grayed out.

Any ideas?

Question by:IT_Group1
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Have you tried sending the "magic packet" to the servers, to wake up?

Firmware Upgrades?

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ID: 38376354
Nope, should i send the magic packet when it's still grayed out?
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ID: 38376391
I would try it, yes.

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ID: 38376409
Can't say i'm not in front of the servers (remote assistance).
Will try the firmware upgrade.

LVL 124
ID: 38376428
software to generate the Magic Packet, or Wake On LAN Signal?

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ID: 38376475
Actually i think the guys are missing both.
Any recommendations?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 2000 total points
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