Install wakeonlan on Mac OSX

About the App

Install this App

  1. Press Command+Space and type Terminal and press enter/return key.
  2. Run in Terminal app:
    ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" < /dev/null 2> /dev/null
    and press enter/return key.
    If the screen prompts you to enter a password, please enter your Mac's user password to continue. When you type the password, it won't be displayed on screen, but the system would accept it. So just type your password and press ENTER/RETURN key. Then wait for the command to finish.
  3. Run:
    brew install wakeonlan

Done! You can now use wakeonlan.

One thought on “Install wakeonlan on Mac OSX

  • Nice description – it only lacks a bit of detail for me. I followed the description and all went well right until the end, but:
    – How can I now use now wakeonlan?
    – Where is the program?
    – How can I start it? ???

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