[Athen] Remote for powering on computer?

Dan Comden danc at washington.edu
Fri Apr 18 16:31:00 PDT 2008

I bow to Doug's superior web search skills.

There's an image that shows the wires (the
http://www.minomech.com/Prod_ME_PJ_det1.html page) marked "Power SW" which
is what I envisioned needing lengthening outside the case to a momentary

Would probably work on a desktop Mac as well, with some fiddling. Just
find where the case button connects to the motherboard and adapt it there.
All these case switches are doing is temporarily (momentarily) connecting
the two wires seen in the image to activate the power supply.

For laptop systems ... additional bravery and model-specific case cracking
skills required :)

-*- Dan Comden danc at washington.edu
Access Technology Lab http://www.washington.edu/computing/atl/
University of Washington UW Technology Services

On Fri, 18 Apr 2008, Doug Hayman wrote:

> There is this product for PCs:


> http://www.minomech.com/Prod_ME_PJ.html

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