My desktop (MB: Asus Maximus Hero VIII) seems to wake on LAN fine when shutting down via CMD using shutdown /t 0 but fails to WOL when i shut down using the Start -> Power -> shutdown. The network card shuts off as a result. OS is Windows 10 EDU

  • What's the power state of the NIC in the device property ? – Elie Mar 13 '17 at 22:10

You need to uncheck "Turn on fast start-up" in the Windows Power Options.

System Settings of the Windows Power Options

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