How to send alerts via lan ?

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mcFly77 Posts 11 Registration date Monday April 2, 2012 Status Member Last seen September 17, 2018 - Apr 16, 2012 at 08:33 AM
oliverlan Posts 7 Registration date Monday September 1, 2014 Status Member Last seen March 18, 2015 - Mar 18, 2015 at 06:36 AM
Hello,

I want to send alerts to my users, I've been told to use net send fonctionnality but it doesn't exist anymore for win7.
Have you got some tips?!
thx

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Amanda1991 Posts 13 Registration date Friday March 14, 2014 Status Member Last seen July 4, 2014 25
Mar 18, 2014 at 04:16 AM
Yes, net send is for WIndows XP only. Any lan messaging tool should have broadcast option. e.g
https://ccm.net/download/download-3004-softros-lan-messenger
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jack4rall Posts 6428 Registration date Sunday June 6, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen July 16, 2020
Apr 16, 2012 at 03:58 PM
Hello,

Try this 1

Open "Command Prompt" and enter the command msg/?

You can find all the instructions to send a message to a user.

Good Luck
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mcFly77 Posts 11 Registration date Monday April 2, 2012 Status Member Last seen September 17, 2018
Nov 9, 2012 at 08:21 AM
thx but I've tried and I find it not so esay to use especially for users who want to send messages.

So i've made some research for software that would do the same and now I use dMessage
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marilyn_54 Posts 2 Registration date Tuesday January 25, 2011 Status Member Last seen September 12, 2014
Sep 12, 2014 at 04:46 AM
You can use www.dmessage.com, very easy to install and configure..
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oliverlan Posts 7 Registration date Monday September 1, 2014 Status Member Last seen March 18, 2015
Mar 18, 2015 at 06:36 AM
Yes and you can connect dMessage to your LDAP directories ;)
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