Power switch question Tags: Cases Power Switch Components Last response: August 21, 2002 3:55 PM in Components Share pcilliterate August 21, 2002 10:53:08 AM Hello, I was thinking about setting up a system without a case temporarlly as a test bench, and I would like to know how to power up the motherboard without a switch from a case? If I can hotwire it or something would it shutdown correctly or would it do as the old computers did and tell me its safe to switch off the computer? Thankyou Be on the look out for <A HREF="http://www.austmus.gov.au/thylacine/" target="_new">Thylacinus cynocephalus</A> More about : power switch question upec August 21, 2002 3:55:23 PM You can just short the two connector for power switch with a screw driver. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumQuestion about power switch pins on header ForumCase Power Switch question ForumOdd Question - Will A PC Boot With No Power Switch ForumPower reset switch question ForumPower Line as a switch ForumGigabyte Extreme X58 onboard power switch question ForumAcer Aspire Revo Power Switch Issue ForumCase Power Switch question ForumCan't figure out where to plug in the power switch connectors ForumPower switch motherboard ForumOdd Question , Powering On a PC with a hard switch . ForumSo my 360 was feeding power back into my computer via HDMI switch ForumPower switch Forum500w PSU ForumPower supply or motherboard ForumFlex ATX Power Supply ForumThe 3.3v of power supply increase to 3.7v! ForumWhat's the difference of a Hub, Router and switch? ForumPower Fan ForumWhat Power Supply do I need? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !