Setting Up Your Mac

To allow Power Manager Remote to securely connect to your Mac, you must first enable remote management. Remote management is built into Power Manager for Mac OS X.

Figure 1.1. Power Manager's System Preference panel

Power Manager's System Preference panel


To enable remote management on your Mac, follow these steps:

Procedure 1.1. Turning On Remote Management

  1. Open System Preferences and navigate to the Power Manager panel:

    System Preferences > Power Manager

  2. Enable () the Allow remote management check box.

Your Mac is now set up and ready to be remotely managed. With remote management enabled, Power Manager will accept incoming connections and additionally advertise its availability on your network using Bonjour.