recommended wake on lan program to turn on pcs

Is there a secure reliable free wake on lan program to turn on pcs? heard about wake on lan from Nirsoft,
Has anyone have experience with this software, if it is safe to use?
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Nirsoft has a good collection of utilities and I use them myself (although not wake on LAN). There is no reason why it would not work as advertised.

Turn on Wake on LAN in the BIOS of a test machine and try it out.

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Liam SomervilleSenior Security ConsultantCommented:
Seconded. Nir's stuff is great. Solarwinds Free Tools are also pretty solid:
Bryant SchaperCommented:
mc-wol.exe, , easy no frills.
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grnowAuthor Commented:
thanks for the comments. is there any loophole to take note if we enable the WOL for the pcs?
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
is there any loophole to take note if we enable the WOL for the pcs?

Assuming the PC is properly secured like any good PC (user name, good password), then there should be no need for concern. You can use WOL successfully.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@grnow - Thank you and I was happy to help.
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