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by tbonehauer / January 21, 2006 10:07 AM PST

is there any way i can dial a MAC Address in order to use the Wake-On-Lan feature on my BIOS with a cell phone? Kind of a strange question, i just think it would be really cool to be able to turn on my computer with my phone. So basically what i need to know is if there is a way to dial my NIC

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Nope. . .
by Coryphaeus / January 21, 2006 10:56 AM PST
In reply to: Calling a Computer

But if you have a FAX program and a modem, set it to wake the PC on an incoming call. That's WAKE, not turn on.

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dang
by tbonehauer / January 21, 2006 11:16 AM PST
In reply to: Nope. . .

yeah i kinda figured that was gonna be the answer, unless i had a PCI modem or something then i could set the BIOS to power up the pc when it detects PCI activity.

But thanks anyways!

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The should be always on STANBY mode..
by Melati Hitam / January 22, 2006 2:28 AM PST
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so it can be wake up by the bios or whatever...

If it is turn on .. then no way that signal will press the button for you..

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(NT) (NT) I mean 'the PC should always be on standby mode'
by Melati Hitam / January 22, 2006 2:30 AM PST
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