that's just ONE of the functions of any typical shutdown controller... the one i'm building right now does that and much more... not to mention, that card obviously wouldn't fit in a laptop, and is a huge waste of space for such a simple task, you can build or buy one that is less than 1/4 that size and does way more, for less money...
But don't take it from me! here's a quote from a real, live newbie:
Originally posted by Viscouse
I am learning buttloads just by searching on this forum. I've learned 2 big things so far: 1-it's been done before, and 2-if it hasn't, there is a way to do it.