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After you have confirmed your systems meet the requirements listed in the previous section, complete the following procedure to execute or schedule the Wake on Lan task in the Patch Manager console.

To complete the Wake on Lan task:

  1. In the left pane of the Patch Manager console, select Administration and Reporting.
  2. In the center pane, click Wake on Lan. You will specify target systems in a later step.
  3. In the Wake on Lan Options window, enter the broadcast address for the subnet that contains the target systems. For example, if the system's IP address is 192.168.1.X, enter If you want to send the broadcast to all subnets, enter
  4. If you have configured a non-standard port for WOL, enter the port number in the UDP Port field.
  5. If you have configured a Secure On password for the target systems, enter the password in the Secure On Password field.
  6. Click Wake Up.
  7. In the Task Options Wizard window, specify the target system(s).
  8. If you want to schedule the task or specify export or notification options, click Next and then complete the Scheduling and Notification Options page.
  9. Click Finish.
  10. On the Summary page, click Finish to schedule or execute the task according to your specifications.
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