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Here is what I wanted to do:

1. Setup WOL (Wake On Lan) and let the device to boot through PXE.

I have done a setup for WOL and PXE also. But the struggling part for me is, "Editing the boot order" after waking up the device(using WOL). I want the device to boot through PXE only once (each time when woke up from WOL).

Can any one help me on this?


Dinesh Bhat

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A possibility is to access the BIOS (SMBIOS) settings and change them programmatically:



Some vendors provide CMOS Tokens:


Or maybe mod this:


BUT it's a loooong way, as I see it. :unsure:

Maybe you should ask for help in forums dedidacated to BIOS and BIOS modding....


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