Daily Archives: 07/16/2015

Wake on LAN over the Internet

Let’s say I am in Singapore on a business trip and I need to turn on my computer to retrieve some files. It may seem impossible but it is possible. For Wake-on-LAN over the internet, you must have a router that is turned on in order to wake up a […]

Turn On Computer On LAN

Wake-on-LAN (WOL) is an Ethernet computer networking standard that allows a shut-down computer to be turned on remotely. Most recent motherboards that have an integrated Ethernet controller that supports this feature. You can enable the Wake-on-LAN feature in the Power Management section of the motherboard’s BIOS. There are two ways […]

Set Up Port Forwarding to a Router

If you want to know What exactly is Port Forwarding and when to use it, please go to the link below: What is Port Forwarding? Before Configuring Your Router There are a few things you need to be aware of when you decide on setting up port forwarding.

Port Forwarding

If you need an open port on your router then you need to create a port forward. Open ports are used to allow a connection in to your home network from the Internet. They are common in gaming, torrenting, and VOIP configurations.