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    USB While Off?

    hey guys,
    I have a striker extreme motherboard and once i have turned off the computer my wireless usb adapter stays on which is fine in case i need wake on lan etc... However no other devices stay on and i was wondering if there is a way to allow other devices to stay on because i have a hp computer as well and that charges my mp3 player via usb whilst on standby and whilst off. I have my computer set to standby etc... to save power and its kinda annoying to have to change these settings to allow the computer to stay on to charge my mp3 player. Anyone know how to do this or if its possible?

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    Re: USB While Off?

    It must be the way they are wired. I have a ton of USB devices and only 1 stays on at power-off: A USB Desk lamp and Hub, which is handy having the light while the PC is off
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    Re: USB While Off?

    If it's working for one already I would think it would already be working but I think the options are in the bios. If you use the usb port that the wireless adapter is in does the mp3 player charge?

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