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Ubuntu 13.10, brightness settings issue [duplicate]

I haven't experienced any issues when 13.10 is installed on my desktop but after installing it on my laptop (Fujitsu LifeBook) the brightness settings seem to default to the dimmest setting and even ...
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Brightness Control In Samsung RV 509 [duplicate]

I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Samsung laptop RV509 with Nvidia grahics card but brightness remain unchanged. How can I make the brightness control work?
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Could't adjust brightness on my lenovo y500 [duplicate]

In terminal: $ gksu gedit /etc/default/grub Code: # If you change this file, run 'update-grub' afterwards to update # /boot/grub/grub.cfg. # For full documentation of the options in this file, see: ...
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Brightness keys wont work in ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop [duplicate]

I have a lenovo ideapad y500 and I recently dual booted into Ubuntu 12.04 with windows 8 along side. My brightness keys don't work to brighten or dim the display. I sudo apt-get install xbacklight so ...
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Brightness reduced after installation [duplicate]

After installing Ubuntu 13.04 the display brightness of my laptop has reduced. Increasing the brightness in system settings makes no change. Can you help me tackle this problem?
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How do I adjust the screen brightness on lenovo g580 in ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

i'm using ubuntu 13.04 in my lenovo g580 i3 nvidia ram 4gb . when i press d function keys icons are displaying at top right corner but display brightness doesn't change. please help
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fix brightness after kde uninstall [duplicate]

i installled a kde update first by accident and then i got kde to install after anyways i hated it and unistalled but i realise now my fn+-> dosnt control my brightness can anyone help me fix this and ...
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Unable to change brightness in a Lenovo laptop

Brightness adjustment keys <Fn + ⇑/⇓> have no effect (although they are recognized by the environment), and I can't change the brightness using GUI tools as well. This seems like a problem in ...
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Unable to adjust brightness in Ubuntu/Xubuntu/Lubuntu13.04

I've recently upgraded to Xubuntu 13.04 and noticed that I'm unable to use the brightness keys to adjust the brightness of my screen. I've tried just about everything this thread suggest and I'm still ...
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Can I control brightness on second monitor?

I have a thinkpad (x301) with an external monitor connected via a DisplayPort to HDMI cable. I can control the brightness of the laptop monitor using the keys on the laptop, but I can't work out how ...
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samsung laptop brightness issue? can,t change brightness on my laptop [closed]

I have installed windows 7 on my samsung laptop,but there is no effect of brightness when i press fn keys,brightness remains same.what can i do? i m very worried! please help me.
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Brightness control works only in Ubuntu, doesn't in Xubuntu/Lubuntu/Kubuntu/Mint (Toshiba Satellite L30)

All tested OS were in latest versions (12.04.1 and Mint 13 Mate&XFCE). Already tried xfce panel aplet for screen brightness, acpi_backlight=vendor argument in GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT and ...
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How to prevent Ubuntu from changing screen brightness?

I have recently installed 12.04 on ASUS-K53SV-V300. I can change the brightness on start-up with: echo 0 > /sys/class/backlight/acpi_video0/brightness >> /etc/rc.local or manually by Fn ...
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Toshiba L745 Brightness Problem, Fn Keys doesn't works

Has someone solved the brightness problem in Toshiba Laptops? I have a Toshiba L745-s4210 laptop with an Intel HD 3000 graphic card, after install ubuntu all works out of the box except the keys to ...
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Unable to change Brightness Ubuntu 13.04 Toshiba Satellite A105

I have a Toshiba Satellite A105 s4384 running Ubuntu 13.04 and for some reason I cannot change the brightness. Neither the function keys (Fn + F6/Fn + F7) nor the settings work, and it is really ...

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