Register for Wake It

Published: 11th March 2020

Step 1

To register your University computer login to http://wakeit.manchester.ac.uk

Step 2

Click Register this computer, type a name for the computer and click Register PC.

Step 3

At the end of the working day, you can lock your desktop after a period of inactivity and the computer will go into hibernation (sleep). Do not turn off the computer.

Step 4

To wake up a computer, log in to the WakeIT website http://wakeit.manchester.ac.uk from any computer, click the power button icon next to the relevant computer, wait a few seconds until the power button turns green, then connect to the computer through Remote Desktop.