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Connecting To A Computer Using A MAC Address


Hey all,

Anybody know how i can connect to a system using their mac address as opposed to the IP? Im trying to create a wake on LAN program you see.

Many Thanks




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Edited by - Tenslvr3 on 7/28/2005 8:04:09 AM

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