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MAC Address Scan Page

Remote Shutdown needs to know the remote Machines' MAC addresses to provide you with the Wake-on-LAN feature. The MAC Address Scan is executed automatically during the Network Scan process. The methods used to retrieve the MAC address are configured on the MAC Address Scan preference page. Pic 1 To open this page click Preferences button from the Application Menu and select MAC Address Scan link in the navigation bar on the left in the Preferences dialog within the Remote Shutdown group.

Configuring the MAC address scan

Pic 1. Configuring the MAC address scan

You can choose between the Neighbor Discovery, NetBIOS, WinAPI and WMI methods. Each of the methods is described in detail in the MAC Address Scan section.