WakeMeOnLan Alternatives

    WakeMeOnLan is described as 'Turn on computers on your local area network by sending Wake-on-LAN packets' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to WakeMeOnLan for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPad, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Nmap, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like WakeMeOnLan are Fing (Freemium), Advanced IP Scanner (Free), Port Authority (Free, Open Source) and Advanced Port Scanner (Free).

    This page was last updated Nov 18, 2020

    1. Nmap ("Network Mapper") is a free and open source (license) utility for network exploration or security auditing.
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    2. Discover which devices are connected to any Wi-Fi network, map devices, detect intruders, assess network security risks, troubleshoot network problems and achieve best network performance.
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    3. Reliable and free network scanner to analyse LAN. The program shows all network devices, gives you access to shared folders, provides remote control of computers (via RDP and Radmin), and can even remotely switch computers off. It is easy to use and runs as a portable edition.
    4. A handy systems and security-focused tool, Port Authority is a very fast Android port scanner. Port Authority also allows you to quickly discover hosts on your network and will display useful network information about your device and other hosts.
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    5. Advanced Port Scanner is a fast and free software for port scanning. It will allow you to quickly find all open ports (TCP and UDP) and detect versions of programs running on them. The utility includes many features simplifying network management.
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    6. This fast, highly configurable IPv4/IPv6 scanner can streamline many of your network support procedures.
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    7. Wake On LAN, WakeOnLAN, shutdown software for Windows. A powerful WOL, ping, shutdown, GUI application.
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    8. gWakeOnLan is a GTK+ utility to awake turned off computers through the Wake on LAN feature. The machines to turn on need to be shut off with the Wake on LAN magic packet enabled.
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    9. A stand-alone program that allows you to easily shutdown and wake up local or remote PCs, with many specific options.
    10. What is WakeOnLan? WakeOnLan discovers all other computers in your LAN, and enables you to wake them up by clicking a button. If your remote computer is a Mac you can put it asleep too.
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