> > Use a smart strip type multi-socket. You plug the PC into the 'hot' socket and wire
> > an arcade pushbutton to the motherboard power connector. Plug everything else into
> > the other sockets on the smartstrip.
> > When you power on the PC the smartstrip will power up anything else plugged into
> > When you turn the PC off, likewise everything else shuts down.
> > Quick, easy, effective.
> Great idea! +1
Smart strip - versus Smart Strip. Mine's CyberPower; twenty bucks with tax, found it at Walmart, and no funky voltage attentuation gig to deal with. Thing just works.
Consider it high comedy....sincere tragedy....whatever...don't take it personally.