Power on by keyboard not working

By spottydog10
Mar 14, 2012
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  1. Hi,
    On an Asus p8768-v. I have enabled power on by spacebar and power on by mouse
    in the bios and it's not working.
    The same keyboard and mouse did do this on my previous Asus p6t-se.
    Any ideas anybody?

    Sorry, meant to say power on WORKED on my previous asus board...:)
  2. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,979   +362

    Do you mean Asus P8Z68-V or Asus P8Z68-V LE? Anyway, what kind of keyboard are you using?
  3. spottydog10

    spottydog10 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    It's a Dell wireless keyboard and mouse.
    It works fine in Windows and it powered on my previous asus p6t no problem,

  4. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,979   +362

    I checked the manuals for the BIOS' of the two motherboards I mentioned and the P8Z68-V does not support power on by keyboard and the P8Z68-V LE does support power on by keyboard but only a PS/2 keyboard. However, the P6T also only supports power on by PS/2 keyboard so I'm not sure why that worked in the first place.

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