I think it will bring up a dialog to confirm shutdown when pressed while running, at least for some versions of the OS.
It does nothing when the computer is off. in macs with soft start power supplies it starts the computer up. Clark Martin A designated driver on the information Super Highway > On Mar 11, 2018, at 5:49 PM, Gabe <gabetall...@gmail.com> wrote: > > The Macintosh SE keyboard has a power button on it. Does this button have any > functionality, it doesn't seem to do anything when pressed (whether or not > the system is on or off.) -- -- ----- You received this message because you are a member of the Vintage Macs group. The list FAQ is at http://lowendmac.com/lists/vintagemacs.shtml and our netiquette guide is at http://www.lowendmac.com/lists/netiquette.shtml To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org To leave this group, send email to vintage-macs+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/vintage-macs Support for older Macs: http://lowendmac.com/services/ --- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Vintage Macs" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to vintage-macs+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.