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How do I keep USB on to charge e.g. my wireless headset when pc is turned off

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How do I keep USB on to charge e.g. my wireless headset when pc is turned off

I have windows 7 64 bit and an HP desktop pc
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by:als315
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It is function of hardware. Some new motherboards can do it. Gigabyte, for example:
http://www.gigabyte.com/microsite/185/on-off-charge.htm
Check HP site for availability in your computer
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by:IanTh
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or use a powered usb hub
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by:Gerwin Jansen, EE MVE
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Or a simple USB charger maybe?
Tried setting the 'wake on USB' option in your bios (if you have that)?
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Got a charger for your iPad or iPhone?  You can use that.
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