Enabling Wake On LAN in Configuration Manager 2007 allows the primary site server to send wake-up packets for the following Configuration Manager activities:
- Software update deployments
- Software distribution advertisements
- Task sequence advertisements
Before you can enable these activities for Wake On LAN, you must enable the site for Wake On LAN.
To prevent the site server sending wake-up packets, disable the site for Wake On LAN.
To enable or disable the site the Wake On LAN, follow this procedure.
To enable or disable Wake on LAN for a site:
In the Configuration Manager console, navigate to System Center Configuration Manager / Site Database / Site Management.
Right-click <site code> - <site name> and then click Properties.
On the Wake On LAN tab in the site properties dialog box, select the option Enable Wake On LAN for this site.
Note For information about the options in the Wake On LAN tab, see Site Properties: Wake On LAN Tab.