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The problem is MATE does not come with a program to manage brightness. In a terminal, type sudo apt-get install mate-power-manager and let it install. Retsrt, and brightness should now work because there is a program to handle brightness key presses.
To fix the login screen: create new lighdm configuration file: sudo gedit /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf Add the following lines in this file: [SeatDefaults] greeter-session=unity-greeter user-session=ubuntu Save and reboot. To fix two network indicator in top panel: cd /etc/xdg/autostart sudo rm *mate* Reboot. You can follow the complete tutorial ...
Alirght, it turned out that the in my case the desktop choosing option has moved to the top-right corner of the screen, instead of being on the login window, as per normal.
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