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Wake on Lan not working - Dell Inspiron 530

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    Wake on Lan not working - Dell Inspiron 530


    Hi,

    I have a Dell Inspiron 530 and I cannot get WOL to work.

    I have installed a new TP-LINK TG-3468 Network Card, which supports WOL.
    Remote Wake Up is enabled in the BIOS, as are the usual required settings on the Network Card properties.

    However whenever I hibernate, sleep, or shutdown my PC, the lights switch off on the Network Card so it is no longer receiving a connection.

    Running Win8.1 - have also disabled Fast Startup

    Any help would be appreciated!

    Thanks

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    The Windows 8 drivers from tp-link may help, I can't seem to find any Windows 8.1 specific drivers from tp-link.

    TG-3468 - Welcome to TP-LINK

    Be sure and enable the WOL/magic packet settings via the power management tab.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails turn on WOL Power Managment tab.PNG  
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Wake on Lan not working - Dell Inspiron 530
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