Currently Being ModeratedOct 8, 2012 6:27 AM (in response to RainbowToast)
I have a similar problem, the only solution I found is the switch on sequence: first mouse then mac. Not optimal but works most of the time.
Currently Being ModeratedOct 8, 2012 1:37 PM (in response to RainbowToast)
Another approach might be to sleep the Macs, rather than shut them down. Although 28 is a "bunch," the energy usage would be quite small.
BarryiMac, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2), 4 GB memory,DSL, Airport Express